The overall probability of winning a EuroMillions prize is likewise 1 out of 13, with EuroMillions totaling 13 reward levels. Prizes will only be won for two or more numbers and culminate in the jackpot award for all five principal numbers plus the two Lucky Star numbers chosen. The EuroMillions prize amounts fluctuate according to ticket sales and to each prize tier's number of winners.
If the jackpot is not won, it will roll over and be added for the next draw to the jackpot fund. The prize is limited and kept for a maximum of four drawings, until €220 million is reached. The fifth draw of €220 million must be the top prize.Each Euro Million draw, which takes place at 21:00 in Paris on Tuesday and Friday nights, will be announced in the shortest possible time following each EuroMillions prize draw. Nine European nations play the Euro Millions lottery. These include Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Spain, Luxembourg and the UK.
The table below shows how the Euromillions prize breakdown pool is spread throughout each reward level. The greatest share is designated for the Jackpot, whilst the remaining portions reflect the number of winners at each level. For example, the 'Match 2 +0' division draws a significant percentage from the award money, as the most winners are likely to win.The prize allocation in each country is different. Below is a Euromillions prize breakdown of this Euromillions lottery award distribution from major nations.Euromillions prize breakdown are financed by ticket sales revenues. The reward Fund is assigned a portion of the money you spend on entering, while the remaining money is donated to good causes, government lottery and retailer's commission, as well as the operational expenses.The £2,50 that you spend per line on EuroMillions is divided between £1,74 for the main drawn and £0,76 for the UK Millionaire Maker rifle, if you play the EuroMillions. The prize fund is given 50 percent of the £1.74 paid on the main game. Of the £0.76 spent on the Millionaire Maker, thirty percent are spent on other prizes.
|Match||Average Winners Per Draw||% Allocated Fund||Average Prize Amount Per Draw|
|Match 5 + 2 Stars||0.2||50%||€62,029,597.05|
|Match 5 + 1 Star||3.6||2.61%||€427,037.93|
|Match 4 + 2 Stars||42||0.19%||€2,907.68|
|Match 4 + 1 Star||836||0.35%||€157.24|
|Match 3 + 2 Stars||1,843||0.37%||€95.39|
|Match 2 + 2 Stars||26,401||1.30%||€18.22|
|Match 3 + 1 Star||36,510||1.45%||€13.61|
|Match 1 + 2 Stars||137,999||3.27%||€9.49|
|Match 2 + 1 Star||520,012||10.30%||€7.32|