Russia may soon become the most gambling country in the world. According to the statistics, the results of the recently concluded 2018 residents of the Russian Federation has put on the sport just a tremendous amount. The expenses of Russians on this article rose by as much as 70 percent compared to 2017, and the amount is really huge. According to the report “Rating bookmakers”, in 2018 the rates were spent 1.1 trillion. In 2017, the market was estimated at 677 billion rubles.
Just think about that amount – more than a trillion rubles! Of course, all the fault of the football world Cup that took place in our country – at this event, the volume of bets has exceeded 250 billion roubles, or a quarter of the above amount. Of course, many put online, giving preference to well-known bookies, including “Parimatch”, which recently launched a convenient mirror site McGregor Pari-match, which you can always read the latest news from the world of sports and betting, as well as go to the main website of the company and to make the right bet. The design is simple and convenient – nothing more, just information and links, no need to Wade through tons of ads and buttons. The same, incidentally, applies to the main site “Parimatch”. Note that this company has been operating for 25 years – it was founded in 1994, which speaks about its superior reliability in comparison with competitors-newcomers, which packs are closed every day.
The average size of bets, according to the “Rating bookmakers” in 2018 amounted to 1500 roubles. Of course, try your luck is not all: last year the number of Russians who bet on sports at least once, reached 4.7 million people, but it is in any case a huge amount of people. The average player’s age – 25-35 years, and most of the bets men with an income up to 50 000 rubles. It is important to know that not all of the players cooperated with the official betting companies, which at the beginning of 2019 in the country was 31.
Half of those who have bet in the past year, confessed that he turned to illegal companies and played in the offshore areas. Forecasts for 2019 Analytics are not yet doing, including because year has only just begun. In addition, this year the Russians struck a new disaster in the form of higher VAT and prices of commodities, the jump in inflation and a General decline in living standards. The incident could affect the market both positively and negatively, many may begin to try your luck in an effort to increase the abundance, while others, on the contrary, decide to stop betting and to enter a mode of rigid economy.
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