South Korean treatment for teenage gambling increases 14-fold in 4 years

The state-run Korea Center on Gambling Problems has reported that the number of teenagers receiving treatment for gambling addiction increased from 71 in 2015 to 981 in 2019. Most (60%) were treated for sports gambling, with 35% receiving treatment for ‘mini game’ gambling in 2019. Nearly all cases related to online gambling.

Source: https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20200928005600315