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Lotto 649 Bonus Draws - June 2008
Updated July 15, 2008

There were four Lotto 649 bonus draws held in June 2008. The bonus draw campaign was launched when the $21.9 million jackpot was won in the June 14 draw. All four bonus draws were won causing a rather large funding committment of $75.3 million. The bonus draws are funded in two ways. A certain percentage of lottery sales is allocated to fund bonus draws along with unclaimed prizes.

Date Jackpot
(millions)
Funded
(millions)
Tickets sales Payout
June 18 $25 $16.8 14,381,933 74%
June 21 $27 $18.2 16,270,452 76%
June 25 $30 $19.2 18.727,579 78%
June 28 $32 $21.1 19,387,817 80%