Tag Archives: Statistics Canada
- The province of my birth loves to gamble… Coincidence or fate?
August 29, 2010
Figures released by Statistics Canada show that residents of the province of Saskatchewan love to gamble, with the provincial government taking in more gambling revenue per capita -- $830 for every person over 18 – than any other province in the country. The fact that Saskatchewan residents love to gamble...
- Canadian stats disprove notion that gambling preys on lower classes
August 28, 2010
Numbers compiled by Statistics Canada show that Canadians spent $13.75B on gambling in 2009, up slightly from $13.67B in 2008 and $13.7B in 2007. All of these numbers dwarf the totals from 1992, when total gambling expenditures amounted to only $2.73B. Provincial-specific figures for 2008 (the latest year available) reveal...
Loto-Quebec’s profits flat despite online gambling surge
June 19, 2017
Loto-Quebec’s online gambling growth depends on site-blocking
October 2, 2017
Telecom regulator suspends action on Quebec’s Bill 74
December 10, 2016