Minimising gambling harm

Online gambling in New Zealand: Results from the 2018 Health and Lifestyles Survey

16 Oct 2019

With the rapid advance of mobile and digital technology, we can now gamble almost anywhere. The percentage of New Zealanders gambling online is increasing. The majority of this gambling is taking place on New Zealand based websites.

This report presents results from the 2018 Health and Lifestyles Survey. It focuses on the profile of online gamblers and the types of online gambling in which they participated. Online gamblers are those who gambled over the internet on New Zealand hosted websites and apps (domestic), or on overseas hosted websites, in the last 12 months.