Results for - Powerball lottery

1,366 voters participated in this survey
Since nobody won last week's powerball jackpot of $950 million US it is now over one billion dollars. Are you buying a powerball ticket for this week's draw?

1. Since nobody won last week's powerball jackpot of $950 million US it is now over one billion dollars. Are you buying a powerball ticket for this week's draw?

Yes
34%
462 votes
No
40%
540 votes
Undecided
12%
158 votes
Not Applicable
15%
206 votes

2. When did you buy a lottery ticket last time?

Last 7 days
33%
444 votes
Last month
7%
99 votes
A couple months ago
6%
79 votes
Last year
6%
79 votes
Longer than a year ago
18%
242 votes
Never
16%
220 votes
N/A
15%
203 votes

3. Which lottery tickets did you ever buy?

Powerball
37%
508 votes
scratch ticket
39%
527 votes
Mega-Millions
21%
284 votes
OLG
8%
111 votes
State lotteries
19%
258 votes
NA - never bought a lottery ticket
28%
389 votes
Other (please specify)
3%
40 votes
Do you personally know someone who won more than $100 000 in a lottery?

4. Do you personally know someone who won more than $100 000 in a lottery?

Yes - me
3%
42 votes
Yes - someone I know
11%
154 votes
No
75%
1,018 votes
Not Applicable
11%
157 votes

5. Do you think these lotteries are

more of a positive thing - gives some people a chance to become wealthy, who don't have other opportunities
10%
134 votes
negative thing - chance of winning is so slim and some people waste money that they cannot afford to waste
21%
292 votes
It is ok in moderation
31%
422 votes
a bit both
13%
183 votes
it depends
8%
113 votes
N/A
16%
217 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
5 votes
01/11/2016 Money 1366 26 By: dinosaur

Comments

Load more comments...
Loading...
dinosaur profile photo
By: dinosaur