# Roulette Bets Payout and Probability

## Roulette Bets Payout and Probability

In the game of roulette, there are two main groups of bets – Outside Bets and Inside Bets. The names are derived from the bet positions on the layout of the table. Outside bets have higher chances of winning, but much smaller roulette payout. Inside bets, on the opposite hand, have less probability of winning, but considerably bigger payouts. inspect the table we’ve prepared for the odds for every bet you’ll place on roulette.

 Single Number 35 to 1 2.70% 2.60% 2 Number Combination 17 to 1 5.4% 5.3% 3 Number Combination 11 to 1 8.1% 7.9% 4 Number Combination 8 to 1 10.8% 10.5% 5 Number Combination 6 to 1 13.5% 13.2% 6 Number Combination 5 to 1 16.2% 15.8% Column 2 to 1 32.40% 31.6% Dozen 2 to 1 32.40% 31.6% Even/Odd 1 to 1 48.60% 47.4% Red/Black 1 to 1 48.60% 47.4% Low/High 1 to 1 48.60% 47.4%

## Odds & Payouts for Outside Bets

People who wish to play it safe prefer the surface bets, because they need far better odds of winning. the foremost popular of them are referred to as ‘even money’ bets, because they cover just about half the possible outcomes – with the exception of the amount zero (and the double 0 in American roulette). All the even bets in roulette are: red or black, even or odd, 1-18 or 19-36.

All of these bets have an opportunity of winning on the brink of 50%. To be precise, ‘even money’ bets have a 48.65% chance of winning in European Roulette, and 47.37% in American roulette. thanks to the high probability of these bets, the payout for them is 1:1.

The other outside bets are Column and Dozen, both of which cover 12 numbers on the table. this is often roughly a 3rd of all possible outcomes, a touch less due to the zero and double zero slots. you’ll back the primary , second, or third dozens of numbers (1-12, 13-24, 25-36), or on the primary , second, or third column. The winning odds for those bets is 32.43% in European Roulette, and 31.58% within the American version. Consecutively, this bet will bring you more winnings – the payout for Column and Dozen is 2:1.