The most commonly drawn lottery numbers vary depending on which lottery game in question. In the Powerball drawing, the most common number drawn as of September 2014 was the number eight, which was chosen in 11.95 percent of the drawings since Jan. 18, 2012.
Other common Powerball numbers include 23, 7, 26 and 49. In the Mega Millions drawing, the number 4 is the most popular as of September 2014, which was drawn a total of 184 times since 1996. Other common numbers include 48, 10, 39 and 2. Taking a look at the U.K. National Lottery, the top seven numbers since 1994 have been 38, 23, 31, 25, 43, 33 and 44.Learn More
Keno is a lottery-type game where each number has an equal likelihood of being drawn by the computer or machine. In live keno games, players use writing utensils to mark their numbers on a paper, while in video keno games, players touch a screen to indicate their preferred numbers.Full Answer >
Some of the most frequently drawn Powerball numbers are 20, 37, 2, 31 and 35, and the most commonly drawn white balls are 42, 16, 35, 26 and 19. These numbers have the highest draw frequency, but getting winning numbers for the Powerball is still very rare.Full Answer >
There is no way to calculate or predict winning lottery numbers. However, there are online calculators that can help to calculate a person's chances of winning the lottery.Full Answer >
The winning Powerball lottery numbers are posted at the Multi-State Lottery Association website on the Powerball Winning Numbers page. Recent winning numbers are listed by date.Full Answer >