Resource Library: Black Americans


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Research and Data

National Survey on Gambling Attitudes →

Sports gambling population is 7x more likely to have lied to hide their gambling many times and 5x more likely to say they’ve needed to rely on others to pay their debts or bills many times.

Author(s): National Council on Problem Gambling

Year Published: 2021

Research and Data

2020 New York State Problem Gambling Prevalence Survey →

Research results on New York State adults: 3.8% of New Yorkers are at-risk gamblers;  0.7% are problem (0.3%) or pathological (0.4%) gamblers. 

Author(s): NYS Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS), Prepared by RTI International

Year Published: 2020

Research and Data

Effects of Neighborhood Disadvantage on Problem Gambling and Alcohol Abuse →

Gambling in the past year is more prevalent (75%) than drinking any alcohol in the past year (60%). 75% of respondents reported gambling in the past year. A higher rate than drinking any ...

Author(s): Grace M. Barnes, John W. Welte, Marie-Cecile O. Tidwell, and Joseph H. Hoffman

Year Published: 2013

Research and Data

Gambling and Problem Gambling Across the Lifespan →

In the past year, 60% of 14–15 year-old respondents have gambled, 89% of 22-30 year-old respondents have gambled, and 62% of 71+ year-old respondents have gambled.

Author(s): John W. Welte, Grace M. Barnes, Marie-Cecile O. Tidwell, and Joseph H. Hoffman

Year Published: 2011