Resource Library: Underage Gambling


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Research and Data

Youth Development Survey →

The following preliminary data is from 2022 Youth Development Survey issued by OASAS to students in grades 7-12. 30% of NYS students said it was easy to get involved in gambling.

Author(s): NYS Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS)

Year Published: 2022

Research and Data

NYS Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) →

According to  data from the 2021 NYS Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) issued by NYSEDU to students in grades 7-12, 23% of students said they have gambled one or more times in the last year.

Author(s): NYS Education Department (NYSED)

Year Published: 2021

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