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Statistics and research release

The impact of the World Cup on gambling attitudes and behaviours

The Gambling Commission's research on Gambling during and after the Qatar World Cup.


The attached dataset accompanies the blog posted on 16 August 2023 regarding gambling activities reported during and after the Qatar World Cup.


The data was collected and compiled by Yonder and shows aggregated results from questions included in two surveys. The first survey was conducted in December 2022 over the weekend of the World Cup final, and the second survey was conducted in March 2023.

Please see the blog for a further description of the study and some key findings, and the ‘Preface’ tab in the spreadsheet for further details.

Data and downloads


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