Frequency of betting in the UK 2016-2018

This survey shows the frequency of betting as a gambling activity in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2016 to 2018. In 2018, it was found that 21 percent of respondents participated in betting activities two or more days a week, whereas 32 percent did so once a week.

Frequency of betting as a gambling activity in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2016 to 2018*

201620172018
2+ days a week25%20%20.9%
Once a week30.9%26.7%31.9%
Once a month/less than once a week24.1%25.3%24.5%
Less than once a month20%28%22.7%
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Source

Release date

February 2019

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

December 2016 to December 2018

Age group

16 years and older

Method of interview

Omnibus survey

Supplementary notes

* Source notes survey questions related to respondents' gambling participation in the past four weeks.
Source notes betting implies on horse races, on dog races, sports betting or betting on other events.

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