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Prevalence of Gambling and Problem Gambling in New South Wales

  title={Prevalence of Gambling and Problem Gambling in New South Wales},
  author={Kerry Sproston and Nerilee Hing and Chrissy Palankay},

Gambling Behaviour and Gambling Risk Factors for Indigenous Australian Women

Minimal detailed research has been conducted into gambling by Indigenous women, despite indications from previous studies that they tend to be highly involved gamblers and a high risk group for

Gambling Among Indigenous Men and Problem Gambling Risk Factors: An Australian Study

This paper aims to analyse the gambling activities and problem gambling risk factors for Indigenous Australian men, a topic which has previously drawn very little research attention. Using

Gambling Harms and Gambling Help-Seeking Amongst Indigenous Australians

The strength of this finding is that these people are potentially the greatest source of gambling help, but need knowledge and resources to provide that help effectively.

Global prevalence of help‐seeking for problem gambling: A systematic review and meta‐analysis

The international prevalence of help-seeking for problem gambling (PG) among the general population and among subgroups of people at risk for PG (i.e. low-risk, moderate-risk and PG) was estimated, with measurement ofHelp-seeking was inconsistent across included studies and, overall, there was high risk of bias.

Is There a Continuum of Behavioural Dependence in Problem Gambling? Evidence from 15 Years of Australian Prevalence Research

A common assumption in many public frameworks is that the harms and behavioural risk factors associated with gambling disorder lie on a continuum. At one end is lower risk or recreational gambling,

The Relationship Between Family Gambling Problems, Other Family Stressors, and Health Indicators in a Large Population-Representative Sample of Australian Adults

Prevalence, risk factors, and the complex of stressors and health-related consequences associated with FGPs were identified, as well as isolating the impact of FGPs on physical and psychological health problems.

Online Survey of Gambling Participation and Problem Gambling in Chiba City: Problem Gambling Rates May be Strongly Influenced by the Administration Mode

The high levels of problem gambling may be due to the administration mode using online sampling, by which answers admitting unapprovable behaviors like problem gambling tend to increase, suggests that the previous studies using conventional face-to-face or telephone methods may have underestimated problem gambling rates.

Do EGMs have a Stronger Association with Problem Gambling than Racing and Casino Table Games? Evidence from a Decade of Australian Prevalence Studies

Statistics from major Australian community prevalence studies for the period 2011–2020 showed that of all gambling activities, EGMs do appear to have the strongest association with problem gambling.



The Canadian Problem Gambling Index: An Evaluation of the Scale and Its Accompanying Profiler Software in a Clinical Setting

Clinician evaluation of the client’s level of pathology was more strongly associated with that revealed by the CPGI than the SOGS, and clinicians found the non-scored items on the C PGI more useful in treatment than those included with the SogS.

Fighting the odds

OVER THE PAST DECADE the gambling industry has flourished. Canadians have steadily increased their wagering—from an estimated $2.7 billion in 1992 to about $11.3 billion in 2002 (Marshall 1996, 1998,

A National Survey of Gambling Problems in Canada

The 12-month prevalence of gambling problems in Canada was 2.0%, with interprovincial variability, and the highest prevalence emerged in areas with high concentrations of VLTs in the community combined with permanent casinos.

Prevalence of gambling and problem gambling in New South Wales

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Northern Territory gambling prevalence survey 2005

This report presents the results of the Northern Territory’s first gambling prevalence survey. It describes the socio-demographic characteristics of gamblers, estimates the level of problem gambling

Using the CPGI to Determine Problem Gambling Prevalence in Australia: Measurement Issues

Most states and territories in Australia have adopted the Problem Gambling Severity Index (PGSI) of the Canadian Problem Gambling Index as the standard measure of problem gambling in their prevalence