Norway's Lotto is popular both locally and also in most parts of Europe. In the country, it is run by Norsk Tipping AS, a government-owned casino established back in 1948. It was created to serve several purposes, among them to promote the local culture as well as sports by use of revenue from gaming and sporting activities.
With this mandate, the company started the lottery in 1986, with the first lotto draw being held the same year on 12th April. Since its inception, the game has managed to maintain its matrix of 7/34. What this means is that a player has to match 7 correct numbers between 1-34 to win the jackpot. Apart from the jackpot, the game has 4 other prizes that are determined by various outcomes. This is as follows: