Sports people in the U.S. prefer to place bets on 2017

This statistic shows the most popular sports for betting in the United States as of 2017. 78 percent of survey respondents said that they had placed bets on football in the past.

On the games of which sports did you place bets in the past?*

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Source

Release date

March 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 22 - March 2, 2017

Number of respondents

452 (N total = 1,455)

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Placed a bet on a sports event in the past

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Multiple answers were possible.

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