Mega Millions Statistics

Most frequently appearing numbers (worked out from data from the last 100 draws):

15,3,42,8,10 and 13 for the Megaball.

Least frequently appearing numbers (worked out from data from the last 100 draws):

1,2,5,6,12 and 2 for the Megaball.

The following is comprised from data post October 31st 2017 . This is when the Mega Millions number matrix changed from 75 to 70 (main balls) and 15 to 25 (Mega ball).

Most Frequent Pairs.

Numbers

Frequency

Last Drawn

10, 38

6

Tuesday 30th July 2019

21, 42

6

Friday 14th August 2020

25, 43

6

Tuesday 21st July 2020

03, 23

5

Friday 24th January 2020

04, 39

5

Friday 8th November 2019

Most Common Consecutive Pairs

Numbers

Frequency

Last Drawn

61, 62

4

Tuesday 3rd September 2019

23, 24

3

Friday 20th September 2019

24, 25

3

Friday 25th October 2019

31, 32

3

Tuesday 18th September 2018

40, 41

3

Tuesday 7th January 2020

Most Frequent Trio

Numbers

Frequency

Last Drawn

10, 38, 43

3

Friday 15th February 2019

30, 44, 56

3

Tuesday 31st December 2019

01, 04, 40

2

Tuesday 23rd July 2019

02, 09, 49

2

Tuesday 25th February 2020

02, 49, 63

2

Tuesday 7th January 2020

Highest number of rollovers = 26

Average number of rollovers = 12.81

Most Jackpots won in a single year = 15 . In 2006 and 2009 there was a record number 15 Jackpot wins.

Most Jackpot Winners in a single year = 20 . 2009 was a bumper year , not only with 15 Jackpots being claimed it was split between 20 tickets. That is 1.666 people winning the Mega Millions jackpot prize every month!

Average Jackpot winners per year ( since 2002) = 11.94

Least jackpot winners in a single year = 5 in 2018. However it did see a record rollover and a world record $1.537 Billion Jackpot prize.

Most Tickets claiming one jackpot = 4 . In August 2007 four tickets shared a $330 million jackpot prize winning $82.5 million each.

Highest number of jackpots won in a month = 3 . This number of jackpots has been won several times in one particular month. Namely: July 2004, June 2006, September 2006, May 2009, May 2010, May 2011, July 2013 and July 2016.

Highest number of winning tickets in a month = 6 . In May 2009 three Mega Millions jackpots were split between 6 tickets.

Which months boasts the most jackpot winners ?

The chart above is taken from historical data from the beginning of 2002 to the end of 2019.

According to the data above you are most likely to win big in May and least likely in April.