UK Gambling Commission Numbers Reveal UK National Lottery Losing Popularity


Posted: February 29, 2016

Updated: May 25, 2017

UK National Lottery’s interest by UK gamblers dropped by more than 10% since 2015 causing less appeal for newcomers. However, popularity in general, outside of the UK National Lottery has also decreased in gambling activity.

The UK Lottery has always been very popular amongst its population and now there are efforts to bringing the numbers back up.

Effects Locally and Legally on gambling in the UK

According to the UK Gambling Commission this issue could have an effect on the advancements of regulations and on the UK Government implementing UK gambling laws.

Surveys and research has shown that lottery in the UK still reigns as the most popular form of gambling in the UK.

UK Gambling Commission admits there is necessity to monitor gambling trends in order to attract more visitors and participants in UK National Lottery.

Laptops still ahead

Laptops still ring true as most popular means for online gambling in the UK while mobile and tablet devices have begun to increase in popularity and convenience.

Statistics show that most UK gamblers under 45 years of age are most likely to bet in-play and gamble outside home and rely on mobile and tablet devices for playing at online casinos in the UK.

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