In this study, we looked at how much Australians bet on various sports. We also considered their gender. It turns out that men are more likely to bet on sports than women. What’s more, online sportsbooks are more secure. But which ones are the most secure? That’s a question that requires further investigation.
Men bet more
The role of social context is critical for understanding men’s sports betting behavior. The context of daily life, including the presence of family, friends and the job, can shape individual motivations for taking risks. Furthermore, the choices and values of the wider society can influence risky behavior. For this reason, future research should explore how gambling and risk-taking behaviors differ among young men in different social contexts.
According to a survey in March 2019, men make up the majority of sports bettors in Australia. The proportion of men was highest among fantasy sports (94 percent of fantasy sports bettors). Overall, men dominated all wagering categories. Women’s participation was less than 20 percent, with their proportions being lowest in horse racing and TV event/show wagering. The survey also noted that not all survey participants indicated they were involved in all types of wagering.
Women bet less
A recent study in Australia looked at the difference between men and women in sports betting. The study found that women bet less than men on average. However, the difference is small. Women make about 50% fewer sports bets than men. The study also found that education had a significant impact on betting behavior. People with university degrees and trade qualifications were less likely to bet on sports than those without. The study found that employment status did not affect sports betting.
The study found that women are more likely to bet on social events than sports. This difference was greatest in women aged 18-45. Younger women bet less frequently than their male counterparts on sports events.
Online sportsbooks are more secure
Online sportsbooks should offer payment methods that you prefer, such as credit cards or PayPal. A reputable sportsbook will also provide customer support. You should also check if they offer VIP programs. VIP programs allow you to accumulate higher payout limits. Another factor to consider is the look of the website. A reputable sportsbook will have a simple interface with a blue colour scheme.