Spain - LaPrimitiva Information

Official Spain LaPrimitiva

€ 47,000,000
Time to Draw:
La Primitiva is a very old Spanish lottery as its game history dates back to 1762. After being absent for almost a century, this Spanish lottery was re-launched in 1985, with the re-introduction of the lottery. This gave La Primitiva a new six from 49 lottery matrix paying out over 6.5 million USD in jackpot prizes every week and 1.4 billion USD in other cash prizes every year.
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Guess Range (on all info pages)
Jackpot Type
Tax Requirements
Thursday 21:30
Saturday 21:30
About 20.00%
Prize Breakdown
Lottery Starts From: € 3,000,000
*The overall odds of winning any prize in the game are approximately 1 in 10.

About Spain - LaPrimitiva lottery

La Primitiva lottery is hosted in Spain and draws are held twice a week, which is every Thursday and Saturday in Madrid, Spain, while the lottery balls are randomly drawn from a machine called “bombo” in Spain.

Schedule of La Primitiva Draws:

Draws of La Primitiva are held twice a week, every Thursday at 21:30 and every Saturday at 21:30, at the official lottery draw studios of the headquarters of the State Lotteries, (Loterías y Apuestas del Estado), Calle Capitán Haya 53, 28020 Madrid, Spain.

How to Play La Primitiva

The player needs to pick six numbers from 1 to 49 to play La Primitiva. All of these six numbers need to be matched so you can win the top prize. Players can also choose to do a single draw or to play in both draws. When you purchase your lottery tickets between Saturday and Thursday, you will participate in the Thursday night draw, while tickets purchased on Friday or Saturday will participate in the Saturday night draw. If the player wants to participate in both draws, he needs to choose that option during the ticket purchase.

Even if La Primitiva is a Spanish lottery, anyone can join this lottery by simply purchasing their lottery tickets online. Anyone who uses the online lottery concierge service will also be able to participate in other European lotteries. It is easy, safe, and secure to buy your lottery tickets online. Any winnings that you will made will be deposited directly to your account. You simply have to click the banner link, input the numbers you want to play the lottery with. An email will be sent to you confirming that you successfully purchased your lottery ticket.

Since November 2012, in order to win the La Primitiva Jackpot, the player needs to match all six numbers with the lottery balls drawn and match the Reintegro number randomly assigned to the ticket to the winning Reintegro (R) number.

On November 2012, the jackpot category was changed. The La Primitiva lottery added a new prize category for the 6 + R (Reintegro) prize. Since then In order to win the jackpot with the Reintegro prize (Especial: 6 Aciertos + R), the player has to correctly match six numbers as well as the Reintegro number randomly assigned to the ticket. The 6 + R (Reintegro) prize allows the player to win an additional sum on top of the jackpot prize. A portion of the prize fund in each draw is allocated to this special prize category so that 6 + R winners enjoy a bigger lottery jackpot win. A rollover occurs when the lotto game is not won.

In addition there is the Complementario ball. Lottery officials will draw a seventh number, called a Complementario ball, from the same lottery drum as the regular guess set. The bonus number cannot count towards the jackpot prize but creates a second place 5+1 prize. Player can win other prizes when match six numbers, five numbers, and match 4 numbers or match 3 numbers.

Playing La Primitiva with Icelotto:

Clicking PLAY on La Primitiva NEXT DRAW is all you need to do. Then you simply need to choose your lucky numbers and to complete your order by entering your payment option. Choosing your lucky numbers can be done in 2 ways: Quick Pick where the system randomly selects the numbers or you can manually select your lucky numbers. You have the option to choose to make a monthly subscription on the payment page so you'll never miss a draw again.

Jackpot Prizes History

In the jackpot type, all La Primitiva prizes, including the jackpot, are tax-free and are paid as a lump sum cash. A rollover occurs when the lotto game is not won. La Primitiva’s biggest jackpot, which totaled to €26.2 million prize, occurred in April 2007. One winner in Monteagudo, Murcia, took home a €26.2 million prize.

La Primitiva most frequently drawn numbers:

Winning numbers are usually spread across the entire number field. The La Primitiva most frequently drawn numbers are currently: 47, 39,38,3,5,6,23,45. The La Primitiva least frequently drawn numbers are currently: 20, 49, 8, 24, 12,18,32,43.

Odd-Even Lotto Number Tips

When you select your numbers, you can try to have a relatively even mix of odd and even numbers. All odd numbers or all even numbers are rarely drawn, occurring less than 3 percent of the time. The best mix is to have 2/4, 4/2 or 3/3, which means two odd and four even, or four odd and two even, or three odd and three even. One of these three patterns will occur in 81 percent of the drawings.

High-Low Lotto Number Tips

All high numbers or all low numbers are rarely drawn, occurring only 3 percent of the time. The best mix is to have 2/4, 4/2 or 3/3, which means two high and four low, or four high and two low, or three high and three low. Winning number groups with these three patterns occur in 81 percent of all drawings.