Casino-Gaming :: Roulette Odds and Betting
Payout is 5 to 1.
As you can see the odds are reversely proportional to payouts. The American roulette wheel has 38 slots while the European wheel has 37 slots. Roulette odds clearly define the chances to win or lose. Payout is 1 to 1.. Payout is 11 to 1.
For a column bet the odds in an American wheel are 15.79% and in an European wheel are 16.20%. Betting in roulette has its risks and the better you understand the odds the better you can take risks.
For a dozen bet the odds in an American wheel are 31.58% and in an European wheel are 32.40%. Payout is 2 to 1.
Due to the house edge difference between American and European roulette wheels the odds are slightly better in the latter. Payout is 35 to 1.
Given below is a comparison of odds between the American and the European roulette wheels.
There is an additional five number bet that can be made on the American wheel where bets are made on a combination of 0, 00, 1, 2 and 3. The house edge in an American wheel is 5.26% compared to 2.70% in a European wheel.
For a square bet the odds in an American wheel are 10.53% and in an European wheel are 10.80%. Understanding the odds is something one has to do first because this is basic as far as the game of roulette is concerned.
For a straight bet the odds in an American wheel are 2.63% and in an European wheel are 2.70%. The odds are 13.16% and the payout is 6 to 1.
Everyone goes gaga over the roulette wheel and the roulette table but the sensible players always lay stress on roulette odds. Payout is 17 to 1.
For high bets, low bets, even bets, odd bets, red bets and black bets the odds in an American wheel are 46.37% and in a European wheel are 48.60%. Payout is 8 to 1.
For a split bet the odds in an American wheel are 5.26% and in an European wheel are 5.40%. This is something that has to be kept in mind when betting roulette. The more risks you take the more you get paid. This is due to the presence of 00 in the American wheel. For a street bet the odds in an American wheel are 7.89% and in an European wheel are 8.10%
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