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Table 2 Forms of gambling by gender ( N= 431)

From: A Hong Kong school-based survey: impacts of parental gambling on adolescent gambling behavior and mental health status

  Total gamblers Boys Girls   
(n = 431) (n = 228) (n = 203)   
Gambling activities (in the past year) N % n % n % χ2 p
Social gambling (cards and mahjong) 306 71.0 156 36.2 150 34.8 0.01 0.93
Video games 257 59.6 150 34.8 107 24.8 7.91** 0.01
Mark Six lottery 129 29.9 68 15.8 61 14.2 0.23 0.63
Internet gambling 54 12.5 36 8.4 18 4.2 5.85* 0.02
Casino games 35 8.1 21 4.9 14 3.2 1.23 0.26
Soccer games 22 5.1 19 4.4 3 0.7 11.33** 0.01
Gambling on casino Cruises 19 4.4 9 2.1 10 2.3 0.10 0.76
Horse racing 17 3.9 9 2.1 8 1.8 0.03 0.86
  1. *p < 0.05, **p <0.01.