MonkeyBet.com, a leading online poker, casino and sportsbook gambling destination, has just completed the first comprehensive study of online gambling, and its affect on gambling at traditional offline casinos in locations such as Las Vegas and Atlantic City. MonkeyBet.com, which has an over 100,000 gambler customer database, conducted this study as part of its research related to creating its own physical casino, tentatively scheduled for 2008. Unlike other studies, MonkeyBet knows which customers actually gamble. The problem with other studies to date is that many people inflate their own gambling experience. By using it’s own customer database, the figures gathered are assured to be accurate.
Key findings from the study included:
Gamblers have been much more likely to try a new Togel Hongkong game online, as opposed to at the casino. 75% of respondents said they have played a game online first, before playing it at casino, if ever. Reasons given were less intimidation regarding making mistakes at the table, lower minimum bets online, online instructions, and ease of play.
58% of respondents said playing a game online has led them to try the same game at a casino
49% of sports gamblers stated that …