Indian Gaming Industry Report - 2017 Edition

  • ID: 4265851
  • Newsletter
  • Region: Global, India
  • 254 Pages
  • Casino City Press
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Gaming Revenue at Indian Gaming Facilities Nationwide Grew Approximately 5.5% in 2015 to an All-Time High of Approximately $30.5 Billion

Covers the Indian Gaming Segment of the U.S. Gaming Industry with the Latest Nationwide and State Facts & Figures:

  • Size of the segment: number of gaming tribes, gaming facilities, gaming machines, and table games; gaming and non-gaming revenue
  • Performance metrics: growth; measures of concentration; contributions of states to nationwide performance
  • Historical and trend analyses
  • State-by-state market summaries
  • Comparisons of Class II to Class III gaming
  • Comparisons to other segments of the gaming industry: commercial casinos, racinos, and card rooms
  • Contribution of Indian gaming to the U.S. economy: sales, jobs, wages, taxes, and revenue sharing payments to non-tribal governments
  • Future outlook for Indian gaming, including potential growth and challenges

Indian Gaming Industry Report

The Indian Gaming Industry Report provides current, unique, cutting-edge research on Indian gaming appropriate for Native American tribes, gaming companies, casino vendors, investors, regulators, federal/state/local governments, gaming analysts, industry consultants, attorneys, lobbyists, public and government affairs consultants, academics, and any individuals interested in the state of Indian gaming. The report is succinct yet thorough in its analysis and information on the state of Indian gaming today.

The Report provides nationwide and state statistics (the latter not available anywhere else) for calendar year 2015, the most current data available. Market summaries and performance metrics are provided by state. Summaries include year-over-year comparisons for gaming and non-gaming related revenue. The Report includes a directory of the 494 Indian gaming facilities that operated in the United States in 2015 along with a cross-reference listing of 242 gaming tribes and the facilities they own.

The Report also includes comparisons across states and classes of gaming, state-by-state historical perspective and trends, an examination of the reasons for Indian gaming performance, comparisons to other gaming segments, an economic impact analysis measuring Indian gaming's contribution to the U.S. economy, and a qualitative future outlook.

Online Subscription

The Indian Gaming Industry Report Online Subscription contains:

  • View historical Indian gaming revenue data back to calendar year 2001 by state, along with revenue growth, non-gaming revenue, number of tribes, number of Indian gaming facilities, number of gaming machines and table games at Indian gaming facilities, and revenue sharing payments made by tribes
  • Indian gaming market analyzer tool
  • Continuously updated Indian gaming tribe and property data
  • Online access to the Report in easy-to-use Flipping Book format

Significant Findings

  • In calendar year 2015, there were 242 Native American tribes operating nearly 357,000 gaming machines and nearly 7,700 table games in 494 gaming facilities across 28 states.
  • Gaming revenue at Indian gaming facilities nationwide grew approximately 5.5% in 2015 to an all-time high of approximately $30.5 billion.
  • 2015 was the sixth consecutive year of growth for Indian gaming.
  • Indian gaming became the largest casino gaming segment, generating 44.3% of all U.S. casino gaming revenue in 2015.
  • The growth rate of non-gaming revenue at Indian gaming facilities (4.5%) was strong but slightly less than that of gaming revenue.
  • There continued to be a wide disparity in the performance of Indian gaming.
  • Gaming revenue grew in 24 states, including double-digit growth in four states.
  • However, gaming revenue declined in four states, including a double-digit decline in one state.
  • The top 2 states generated approximately 40% of total gaming revenue at Indian gaming facilities; the top 5 states generated about 63%; and the top 10 states generated 85%.
  • Indian gaming facilities, including non-gaming operations, directly and indirectly generated approximately $103 billion in output, 770,000 jobs, $35.5 billion in wages, $1.76 billion in direct revenue sharing payments to federal, state, and local governments, and $10.5 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.
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1. Preface

2. Executive Summary

3. Background

  • The History and Purpose of Indian Gaming
  • Defining Indian Gaming

4. Data

  • Time Period of the Data
  • Definitions
  • Data Sources
  • Comparisons to NIGC Data

5. Methodology

  • Data Collection and Revenue Estimations
  • Economic Contribution Analysis
  • Fiscal Benefits Analysis
  • Tax Revenue
  • Direct Payments by Tribes

6. The State of Indian Gaming

  • Nationwide Review
  • Historical Review
  • Class II v. Class III Gaming
  • State Comparisons
  • Gaming Revenue
  • Gaming Revenue Growth
  • Contribution to Nationwide Gaming Revenue Growth
  • Concentration of Indian Gaming

7. State-by-State Review

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • Idaho
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Louisiana
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
  • Other States with Indian Gaming
  • States without Indian Gaming

8. The State of the Gaming Industry

  • Casino Gaming
  • Commercial Casinos
  • Racinos
  • Total Casino Gaming
  • Card Rooms

9. Assessment of the Performance of Indian Gaming

  • Performance of Indian Gaming in 2015
  • Economic Climate
  • Significant Growth in Large Indian Gaming States
  • Performance of Indian Gaming in Recent Years
  • Economy
  • Market Maturation
  • Competition
  • Public Policies
  • Disparity in Performance within Indian Gaming
  • Performance of Other Segments of the Gaming Industry
  • Future Outlook of Indian Gaming
  • Potential Growth Opportunities
  • Potential Challenges

10. The Economic Contribution of Indian Gaming to the United States Economy

11. The Fiscal Benefits of Indian Gaming to the United States Economy

  • Tax Revenue
  • Direct Payments by Tribes
  • Reimbursement of Federal Regulatory Costs
  • Reimbursement of State Regulatory Costs
  • Revenue Sharing Payments to State and Local Governments

12. Endnotes


  • Appendix A: Flow of Economic and Fiscal Impacts
  • Appendix B: Map of States with Indian Gaming, 2015
  • Appendix C: Directory of Gaming Tribes and Facilities
  • Appendix D: Directory of Indian Gaming Facilities
  • Appendix E: Map of Commercial Casino Growth, 2015
  • Appendix F: Map of Racino Growth, 2015
  • Appendix G: Map of Total Casino Gaming Growth, 2015
  • Appendix H: Map of Indian Gaming Growth, 2015
  • Appendix I: Map of Total Casino Gaming Growth in Northeast, 2015
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