According to the survey conducted by the Sociological Group “Rating”, only 11% of respondents believe that gambling should be legalized in Ukraine without any restrictions, 27% support legalization in special gambling zones, and almost 60% do not support legalization under any circumstances.
Almost half of the respondents believe that lotteries should be allowed in Ukraine, a quarter wants to legalize bets in betting shops and casinos (and the attitude towards legalization of casinos has improved). Only 12% support legalization of online casinos and slot machines.
Most of the respondents (84%) did not gamble personally over the past five years, while 3% of the respondents played often, 9% – several times, 3% – once.
Audience: Ukrainian population 18 years and older. The sample is representative by age, gender, region, and type of settlement. Sample collection: 2000 respondents. Personal formalized interview (face-to-face). Error of representativeness of the study: not more than 2.2%. Study Dates: September 27-30, 2019