42% of West Virginians have played slots at a casino

56% have played bingo

66% have played the lottery

WV Lottery gross annual sales

$1.16 billion (IN 2015)

Places to buy Powerball/instant games

1,521

6.5%  of West Virginians are classified as at-risk gamblers

2.5 %  show signs of gambling addiction

Interesting Data on Gambling in WV

Video lottery terminals in bars and restaurants

7,137

Slots at the 5 casinos

7,038

Signs of Problem Gambling:

•Gambling longer than planned

•Using income or savings to gamble

•Repeated attempts to stop gambling

•Borrowing money to finance gambling

•Feeling depressed or suicidal due to losses

13,000 intakes through

1-800-GAMBLER

(and counting)

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