This infographic showcases the rising trend of online gambling in the UK. Even in the current financial climate, betting bucks the trend and continues to grow at pace while other sectors struggle. More traditional methods of gambling including betting shops, bingo halls and casinos have started to move more and more of their offerings online via portals and mobile apps.
This is one of the biggest reasons behind rise in online gambling in the UK with football, horse and dog racing amongst the most popular sectors. Look through the facts and figures to get insight into the dynamics of the UK online gambling industry, and to better understand how the UK online gambling industry works, how it is growing, how it contributes to the economy, how it bolsters employment and just how important it is in the daily lives of hundreds of thousands of people!
The facts and figures reveal that online gambling is getting trendier and more popular by the day. In fact, having a flutter on the internet has never been more accessible, flexible and user-friendly with great features like live chat help, paypal and instant registration helping to create a smooth, easy and fun experience for those who want to gamble and play online!
For most online gambling is a pleasurable, exciting activity that gets pulses racing! The rise of the UK online gambling industry continues with economic growth in this sector expected to continue and to gain momentum as the online gambling industry establishes more roots in the UK in 2013.
All the data for this infographic was lovingly extracted from a report provided by the Gambling Commission.