Washington Ranks 38th Of Most Gambling-Addicted States
A recent analysis done by WalletHub.com ranked all 50 states as to the level of gambling addiction. Washington ranked 38th overall.
According to their methodology, this is how the results were detemined:
"WalletHub’s analysts therefore compared the 50 states to determine where excessive gambling is most prevalent. Our data set of 15 key metrics ranges from presence of illegal gambling operations to lottery sales per capita to share of adults with gambling disorders. Read on for our findings, insight from a panel of researchers and a full description of our methodology."