Youth gambling in Melbourne ’ s west : Changes between 1996 and 1998 for Anglo-European background and Asian background school-based youth

@inproceedings{Moore2002YouthGI,
  title={Youth gambling in Melbourne ’ s west : Changes between 1996 and 1998 for Anglo-European background and Asian background school-based youth},
  author={Susan May Moore and Keis Ohtsuka},
  year={2002}
}
In this study of gambling frequency and problem gambling in schoolbased young people from the western suburbs of Melbourne, 710 students from Years 10, 11 and 12 were surveyed in 1996, and 776 students from the same years and from the same schools were surveyed in 1998. The mean age of both cohorts was 16.3 years. The major aim of the study was to assess changes in youth gambling patterns over this two-year period. A second aim was to compare gambling patterns among Asian youth in comparison… CONTINUE READING