23 Feb '12, 10am

More low-income gamblers betting large amounts: Survey (via ST iPhone App)

More low-income gamblers betting large amounts: Survey (via ST iPhone App)

More low-income gamblers are betting large amounts, a 2011 survey by the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has found. -- THE NEW PAPER PHOTO: MOHD ISHAK By Jessica Lim More low-income gamblers are betting large amounts, a 2011 survey by the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has found. The proportion of those who earn less than $2,000, but betting more than $1,000 a month, rose to 2 per cent in 2011, from up to 0.8 per cent in 2008. The survey also highlighted other areas of concern: Frequent gamblers, and poorer self control among online, horse racing and casino gamblers. Background story Read also: Drop in local gamblers visiting RWS and MBS casinos in 2011 However, the proportion of Singapore residents who show signs of addictive gambling has remained largely unchanged. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments pow...

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