Key gambling stats

  • 340,000 to 1.4 million adults addicted to gambling in the UK (sources here & here)
  • 60%of the gambling industry’s gross profits come from 5% of its customers, those addicted or at risk of addiction
  • 78%addiction rates for micro sports betting (“in-play”) according to this study
  • £1.5 billionspent by the industry onadvertisingeach year
  • 15 xpeople suffering from gambling disorder are 15 times more likely to take their lives, according to research from Sweden

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