Frequently Asked Questions

What percentage of gamblers win?

Your chances of emerging as a winner depend on a broad range of factors. One particular study examining global gambling statistics found that the gamblers who placed the fewest wagers had the highest winning percentages.

How many gamblers are in the UK?

Britain’s gambling industry is one of the biggest in the world, both in terms of the profits that it generates and the number of players. There are 30.2 million active online accounts at licensed UK gambling operators alone. National Lottery draws are still the most popular gambling activity in the UK.

Which countries gamble the most?

While many countries have their share of passionate gamblers, the top five list consists of the following:

  1. Australia
  2. Singapore
  3. Ireland
  4. Canada
  5. Finland

How much is gambled in the UK each year?

People in the UK regularly gamble on national lottery draws and casino games and engage in many other online gambling activities. In 2019, Brits managed to gamble £14.3 billion, according to gambling statistics. Those in the highest income percentile spend an average of £4.20 per week on gambling, while people in the lowest percentile spend £1.50 per week.