†Based on a comparison of jackpot odds between 6/59 and 6/47 lotteries. The jackpot odds in 6/59 lotteries, for instance, are 1 in 45,057,474. The jackpot odds in the Irish 6/47 Lotto are 1 in 10,737,573. The difference in potential winning jackpot combinations is 34,319,901, which represents a reduction of about 76%. This means there are 76% fewer potential number combinations in the Irish Lotto, so it's easier to win the jackpot.
††This offer is not available to the residents of some countries, including Ireland, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Canada, the United States and its territories, Liechtenstein, or Switzerland.