Posted date: 10 Mar 2016
GAMBLING SURVEY RESULTS IN FROM GAMSERVE
In the second half of last year we drew the attention, of visitors to the CVM website, to a survey on gambling carried out by GamServe. Well the results are in and you may find them interesting reading.
92% of the those who completed the survey were men with over 30% of respondents saying they had been impacted by a close family member with a gambling problem in the last 12 months.
Anger, confusion, anxiety and financial difficulty were experienced by over 70% of the people with a close family member who gambled, with 50% of that same group saying that they had suffered emotional abuse from the gambler and nearly half of these said it developed into physical abuse.
Read through all the results
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