Tag Archives: gambling participation survey
- UK media has problem with UK problem gambling stats
August 25, 2017
The reliably alarmist UK media is raising a ruckus over new UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) statistics showing an increase in Great Britain’s ranks of problem gamblers. On Thursday, the UKGC published Gambling Behavior in Great Britain 2015, the first such comprehensive survey of gambling prevalence in three years. The stats...
- One in six UK adults gambled online in 2016
February 28, 2017
Roughly one in six UK adults gambled online last year, thanks in part to excitement over a pair of quadrennial sporting events. The UK Gambling Commission’s latest gambling participation survey shows that 48% of respondents aged 16 years or older reported engaging in at least one form of gambling last...
- UK gambling survey shows young adults losing interest in online gambling
July 28, 2016
Young British adults aren’t gambling as much as they used to, stoking operators’ fears that their core products no longer hold the same appeal that they once did. The latest gambling participation survey conducted by researchers Populus on behalf of the UK Gambling Commission shows 16% of respondents participating in...
- Online gamblers in the UK “younger, better educated, more affluent”
May 19, 2015
Online gambling participation in the UK has increased by around 50% over the past six years, according to a new report by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC). In a followup to its recent gambling participation survey, the UKGC issued a secondary analysis of data compiled by DataBuild Research & Solutions....
- UK online gambling ranks grow slightly more feminine in Q1
May 6, 2015
The ranks of UK online gamblers took on a slightly more feminine quality in the first quarter of 2015, according to the UK Gambling Commission’s latest gambling participation survey. The percentage of study participants who gambled at least once in the past four weeks fell five points to 51%. Excluding...
- UK Gambling Stats: Males, National Lottery and In Person Betting Dominate
May 8, 2014
UK Gamblers still like to have a flutter on the National Lottery, but according to a recent survey by the UK Gambling Commission, that number is falling. What is the most commonly played gambling game in the UK? Interestingly, it’s a gambling game that people don’t even consider a gambling...
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