Internet gambling a comprehensive review and synthesis of the literature, this item appears in the following collection(s)
Those who gambled on the internet alone had the lowest prevalence of problem gambling.
The prevalence of online gambling in the general population tends to be quite low, but growing. In many countries, no clear legislation exists or applies to online gambling. Higher levels of involvement in multiple forms represented the best predictor of risk. Problem with this document?
There is also likely to be greater regulation, along with increasing problem gambling rates and online counselling support. A general downward trend worldwide in both gambling and problem gambling rates began in the late s in North America, and early s in Australia and other Nations.