Popularity of Online Gambling Rises in Lithuania

Popularity of Online Gambling Rises in LithuaniaReading Time: 1 minute


A new survey commissioned by Lithuania’s Gaming Control Authority has revealed that the share of gambling residents in Lithuania dropped by 3% points over the past two years.

The survey also revealed that the popularity of online gambling has doubled from 16% to 30%. People most often try gambling for the first time at a slot machine parlour, casino and betting shop. People usually spend up to 20 euros on average during one visit to a casino or when gambling online.

The survey of 1001 people aged over 18 was carried out by Vilmorus on September 6–14. The participants included 45% men and 55% women.

Source: European Gaming Industry News

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