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Table 3 Events experienced due to gambling in the last 12 months

From: An exploratory study of illegal gamblers in Hong Kong

Category Legal gamblers: (n = 497) % Illegal gamblers: (n = 103) %
Depression 2 1
Loss of time from work or study 1 4
Breakdown of relationship or divorce 1 5
Going into debt 1 4
Emotional distress of partners or children 1 6
Borrowing from unofficial money lenders 0 1
Loss of employment 0 1
Obtaining money illegally in order to gamble 0 2
One or more of the above 4 14