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Progress Report on the National Strategy to Reduce Gambling Harms

ABSG progress report 2020

  1. Contents
  2. Annex 1: Impact Measurement Framework

Annex 1: Impact Measurement Framework

GoalData sourceMeasurement2020 KPI2021 KPIResponsible for actionActions to deliver result
Reduce number of problem and moderate gamblersHealth Survey (Published in 2021)
NHS data/third sector
Baseline = PG:0.7% 340,000
Moderate risk Gamblers: 1.1% 550,000
Baseline data from clinics50% reduction by year endGC statistics
NHS/third sector
Replicate Health Survey Industry,
NHS and third sector harm reduction strategies
Zero gambling related suicides
Zero suicide ideation
Coroner records
Banks (via exploring open banking)
Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Index
Coroner recorded suicides
Bank mortality data
Inclusion in 2021 survey
Identify baseline numbers
Include in 2021 survey
100% reduction
PHE Harm reduction strategy published
Survey results published
GC funded pilot
Agencies provide access to data for analysis and to amend guidelines
Establish baseline data on gambling related homelessness, loss of employment, bankruptcyLocal authorities
Bank data on loss of employment
Baseline data10% reductionPHE. Local authority, third sector organisationsData collated by local authorities in partnership with third sector
Establish baseline data on gambling related crime, prison sentences number in custody suitesCourts police, prisonsNumber of gambling related crimes, sentencesBaseline data10% reductionCourts, police, prisonsGC funded project
Courts, police, prisons
Establish baseline numbers: domestic abuse and partner violence cases associated with gamblingCourts, police, third sector e.g. NSPCC, RefugeNumbersBaseline data10% reductionPolice, courts,
NHS and third sector
GC funded project
Establish baseline data on gambling-related debtFinancial services sector
Citizens Advice
Trussell Trust (Food banks)
NumbersBaseline data10% reductionGC
CAB and third sector
GC funded project
Establish data on gambling-related mental healthNHS, mental health support services, mental health charities – e.g. MINDNumbersBaseline data10% reductionNHS and third sectorGC funded project
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