Cash inflow of the gambling market in Italy 2015-2018

How much money did the Italian gambling market collected from 2015 to 2018? Over the period considered, the cash inflow of the Italian gambling market increased constantly. According to the research, this figure rose from about 88.2 billion euros in 2015, to approximately 106.8 billion euros in 2018.

Italian regions with the highest cash inflow

In terms of cash inflow of the gambling market, Lombardy was the Italian region registering the highest figure in 2019. The cash inflow registered in this region was twice as much as that registered in Campania and Lazio, which ranked second and third in the selected year.

The main drivers of the Italian gambler

Looking at the main reasons why gamblers engage in this kind of activities could be useful to better understand the Italian market. According to the data, offline gambling was the most popular form of gambling in Italy in 2019. Furthermore, the hope of a big win was the main reason that moved Italians to gamble in 2019. However, the pursuit of easy money and the idea of playing just for fun were also popular reasons for gambling in Italy in 2019.

Cash inflow of the gambling market in Italy from 2015 to 2018

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Release date

August 2019



Survey time period

2015 to 2018

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