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Variable Label: # of times in life made bet of any kind


GM1

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 51)

The next questions are about how often you have ever bet or gambled for money. In answering, think about all the times you ever made a bet of any sort -- (COMPLEX SENTENCE, READ CAREFULLY) from betting on sports in an office pool to playing cards with friends, buying lottery tickets, playing bingo, speculating on high risk stocks, playing pool or golf for money, playing slot machines, betting on horse races, and any other kind of betting or gambling. Taking all these things together, what's your best estimate of how many times you ever made a bet of any kind in your entire life?

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-50 TIMES

4 51-100 TIMES

5 101-500 TIMES

6 501-1000 TIMES

7 MORE THAN 1000

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER223926.56%11.19%
21-10 TIMES206624.51%10.32%
311-50 TIMES142116.86%07.10%
451-100 TIMES87710.40%04.38%
5101-500 TIMES80109.50%04.00%
6501-1000 TIMES33704.00%01.68%
7MORE THAN 100068908.17%03.44%
-9REFUSED9-00.04%
-8DONT KNOW29-00.14%
.Missing11545-57.69%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life bet on sports w/ friends or office pool


GM1_1a

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?

Betting on sports with friends or in an office pool?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER121543.01%06.07%
21-10 TIMES94033.27%04.70%
311-100 TIMES49917.66%02.49%
4101-500 TIMES10103.58%00.50%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES7002.48%00.35%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life bet on sports w/ bookie or parlay cards


GM1_1b

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Betting on sports with a bookie or with parlay cards?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER259291.65%12.95%
21-10 TIMES12404.38%00.62%
311-100 TIMES7002.48%00.35%
4101-500 TIMES2100.74%00.10%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES2100.74%00.10%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life played cards/dice/chess/mental skill for money


GM1_1c

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Playing cards, dice, chess, or other games of mental skill for money?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER147252.11%07.36%
21-10 TIMES58620.74%02.93%
311-100 TIMES46016.28%02.30%
4101-500 TIMES17706.27%00.88%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES13004.60%00.65%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life played games of physical skill for money


GM1_1d

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Playing games of physical skill for money, such as pool, golf, or bowling?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER199070.34%09.94%
21-10 TIMES42815.13%02.14%
311-100 TIMES27109.58%01.35%
4101-500 TIMES8202.90%00.41%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES5802.05%00.29%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life specul on high risk stocks/real estate/futures


GM1_1e

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Speculating on high risk stocks, day trading, real estate, stock options, or futures?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER249388.15%12.46%
21-10 TIMES23108.17%01.15%
311-100 TIMES7702.72%00.38%
4101-500 TIMES1000.35%00.05%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES1700.60%00.08%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life playing #s/lotto/video lottery/inst lotto


GM1_1f

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Playing the numbers, Lotto, video lottery games, instant Lotto games, or instant scratch-off tickets?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER50317.79%02.51%
21-10 TIMES93032.90%04.65%
311-100 TIMES86330.53%04.31%
4101-500 TIMES27809.83%01.39%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES25308.95%01.26%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life gambling on internet


GM1_1g

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Gambling on the internet?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER278798.41%13.93%
21-10 TIMES2901.02%00.14%
311-100 TIMES400.14%00.02%
4101-500 TIMES300.11%00.01%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES900.32%00.04%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life playing video poker/other gambling machines


GM1_1h

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Playing video poker machines or other gambling machines?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER175662.16%08.77%
21-10 TIMES57020.18%02.85%
311-100 TIMES35612.60%01.78%
4101-500 TIMES8302.94%00.41%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES6002.12%00.30%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life playing slot machines/bingo/pull tabs


GM1_1i

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Playing slot machines, bingo, or pull tabs?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER94533.46%04.72%
21-10 TIMES101535.94%05.07%
311-100 TIMES59120.93%02.95%
4101-500 TIMES14705.21%00.73%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES12604.46%00.63%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW8-00.04%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life betting on horse/dog races or dog/cock fights


GM1_1j

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Betting on horse or dog races or on dog or cock fights?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER189767.10%09.48%
21-10 TIMES66223.42%03.31%
311-100 TIMES20607.29%01.03%
4101-500 TIMES3901.38%00.19%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES2300.81%00.11%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # times in life gambling at casino


GM1_1k

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 52)

(Approximately how many times in your life did you ever bet or spend money on each of the following activities?)

Gambling at a casino?

IF NEC: READ RESPONSE OPTIONS

1 NEVER

2 1-10 TIMES

3 11-100 TIMES

4 101-500 TIMES

5 MORE THAN 500 TIMES

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEVER113140.01%05.65%
21-10 TIMES106637.71%05.33%
311-100 TIMES44315.67%02.21%
4101-500 TIMES10903.86%00.54%
5MORE THAN 500 TIMES7802.76%00.39%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing17179-85.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st placed bet or gambled with money


GM2

How old were you the very first time you placed a bet or gambled for money?

  • Valid N: 5963
  • Refused: 256
  • Don't Know: 11
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 13783
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
22.8210.9620.0001.00083.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 83
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gambled at least weekly for 6 months or more in a row


GM4

Did you ever have a time in your life when you placed a bet or gambled at least once every week for six months or more in a row?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES101937.37%05.09%
5NO170862.63%08.53%
-9REFUSED9-00.04%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing17273-86.31%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st started gambling weekly for 6 months in a row


GM5

About how old were you when you first started to bet or gamble at least once a week for six months in a row?

  • Valid N: 982
  • Refused: 36
  • Don't Know: 1
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18994
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
28.2812.9025.0001.00076.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 76
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Largest amount of money lost in single year


GM6

Taking all your wins and losses over a full year together, what is the largest amount of money you ever lost in a single year?

CODE 'NO LOSS' OR 'LOSS LESS THAN $1 AS '0'.
CODE MORE THAN $9997 AS $9997.

  • Valid N: 5934
  • Refused: 269
  • Don't Know: 14
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 13796
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
484.331494.8350.0000.0009997.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 9997
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gambling interfered with work/school/home


GM8a

Did you ever have a time in your life when you often had any of the following problems associated with your gambling:

Was there ever a time when your betting or gambling often interfered with your work or responsibilities at school, on a job, or at home?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES2806.31%00.14%
5NO41693.69%02.08%
.Missing19569-97.78%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gambling caused argument/probs w/ family/friends/coworkers


GM8b

(Did you ever have a time in your life when you often had any of the following problems associated with your gambling:)

Was there ever a time when your betting or gambling caused repeated arguments or other serious problems with your family, friends, neighbors, or coworkers?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES3507.88%00.17%
5NO40992.12%02.04%
.Missing19569-97.78%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Tried to keep family/friends from knowing how much gambled


GM8c

(Did you ever have a time in your life when you often had any of the following problems associated with your gambling:)

Was there a time when you often tried to keep your family or friends from knowing how much you gambled?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES6915.54%00.34%
5NO37584.46%01.87%
.Missing19569-97.78%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Sometimes claimed to be winning when actually losing


GM8d

(Did you ever have a time in your life when you often had any of the following problems associated with your gambling:)

Did you sometimes claim to be winning when you were actually losing?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES5913.29%00.29%
5NO38586.71%01.92%
.Missing19569-97.78%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Spend lots of time thinking about gambling when shouldn't


GM10a

Did you ever have periods when you would spend lots of time thinking about your gambling when you should have been thinking about other things?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4131.06%00.20%
5NO9168.94%00.45%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Lots of time planning bets or studying odds when shouldn't


GM10b

Did you ever have periods when you would spend lots of time planning your bets or studying the odds when you should have been doing other things?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES3728.03%00.18%
5NO9571.97%00.47%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Increased amt of bets over time to keep it exciting


GM10c

Over time, did you have to increase the amount you bet or gambled in order to keep it exciting?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4332.58%00.21%
5NO8967.42%00.44%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Often used betting/gambling to improve mood


GM10d

Did you ever have a time in your life when you would often use betting or gambling as a way to get out of a bad mood or to improve your mood?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4231.82%00.21%
5NO9068.18%00.45%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gamble to escape or stop thinking about personal problems


GM10e

Did you often gamble in order to escape from or stop thinking about personal problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES3325.00%00.16%
5NO9975.00%00.49%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: After losing money would return soon to win back losses


GM10f

After losing money gambling, did you often return another day soon after to win back your losses?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES7758.33%00.38%
5NO5541.67%00.27%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gambled more in hope of winning back big gambling debt


GM10g

When you had a big gambling debt, did you gamble more and more in the hope of winning back the losses?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4231.82%00.21%
5NO9068.18%00.45%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Try to raise gambling money by writing bad checks/steal/illegal


GM10h

Did you ever try to raise gambling money by writing a bad check, stealing, or doing something else that was illegal?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES705.30%00.03%
5NO12594.70%00.62%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Repeatedly borrow from family/friends to support gambling


GM10i

Did you repeatedly borrow money from your family or friends to support your gambling or to pay gambling debts?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1511.36%00.07%
5NO11788.64%00.58%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Strong irrestistable desire to bet/gamble


GM10j

Was there ever a time in your life when you often had such a strong desire to bet or gamble that you couldn't resist it or couldn't think of anything else?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES2720.45%00.13%
5NO10579.55%00.52%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Gambled when promised self not to/bet more than intended


GM10k

Did you ever have times when you gambled even though you promised yourself you wouldn't, or when you bet a lot more or for a longer period of time than you intended?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES5239.39%00.26%
5NO8060.61%00.40%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of serious attempts to cut down/stop gambling


GM10l

How many times did you ever make a serious attempt to cut down or stop gambling?

  • Valid N: 128
  • Refused: 4
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19881
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
11.3289.1000.0000.0001000.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 1000
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Trying to cut down gambling make you feel restless/irritable


GM13

Did trying to quit or cut down on gambling make you feel restless or irritable?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES1326.53%00.06%
5NO3673.47%00.18%
.Missing19964-99.76%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Since 1st tried to stop, longest time not gambled


GM14a

Since you first tried to cut down or stop, what is the longest period of time you have ever gone without gambling?

ENTER NUMBER FIRST

  • Valid N: 49
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19964
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
07.2008.0304.0000.00042.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 42
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Unit of time longest period of not gambling, GM14


GM14b

ENTER UNIT OF TIME

1 DAY

2 MONTH

3 YEAR

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1DAY204.08%00.01%
2MONTH1938.78%00.09%
3YEAR2857.14%00.14%
.Missing19964-99.76%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Remember exact age of very 1st gambling problem


GM16

You just reported that there were times when [(KEY PHRASES FOR ALL "YES" RESPONSES GM8a-d, GM10a-l, GM13)].

Can you remember your exact age the very first time [(this happened/ either of these things happened/any of these things happened)]?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4673.02%00.23%
5NO1726.98%00.08%
.Missing19950-99.69%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Exact age of 1st problem because of gambling


GM16a

(IF NEC: How old were you?)

  • Valid N: 46
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19967
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
31.3711.8629.0011.00066.000
  • Valid Range: 11 - 66
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st problem because of gambling before teens


GM16b1

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO3100.00%00.01%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing20008-99.98%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st problem because of gambling before 20s


GM16b2

Was it before your twenties?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO3100.00%00.01%
.Missing20010-99.99%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Estimate age 1st problem because of gambling


GM16b

About how old were you [the first time (this happened/either of these things happened/any of these things happened) because of gambling]?

  • Valid N: 12
  • Refused: 5
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19996
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
27.5809.2326.0016.00045.000
  • Valid Range: 16 - 45
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Recent problem because of gambling in past months


GM17

How recently did you have [(this problem/ either of these problems/any of these problems)] because of gambling - in the past month, 2 to 6 months ago, 7 to 12 months ago, or more than 12 months ago?

1 PAST MONTH

2 2 TO 6 MONTHS AGO

3 7 TO 12 MONTHS AGO

4 MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1PAST MONTH406.35%00.02%
22 TO 6 MONTHS AGO507.94%00.02%
37 TO 12 MONTHS AGO406.35%00.02%
4MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO5079.37%00.25%
.Missing19950-99.69%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age of last problem because of gambling


GM18

How old were you the last time [you had (this problem/ either of these problems/any of these problems) because of gambling]?

  • Valid N: 45
  • Refused: 5
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19963
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
35.6913.7133.0017.00069.000
  • Valid Range: 17 - 69
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of diff years in life ever had problem because of gambling


GM19

How many different years in your life did you ever have [(this problem/ at least one of these problems)]?

  • Valid N: 56
  • Refused: 7
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19950
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
03.7106.6802.0001.00040.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 40
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Remember exact age 1st gambling problem


GM20

You reported having a number of gambling problems. Can you remember your exact age the very first time you had any of these problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES4280.77%00.21%
5NO1019.23%00.05%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing19958-99.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Exact age 1st gambling problem


GM20a

(IF NEC: How old were you?)

  • Valid N: 42
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19971
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
25.9510.4622.5009.00055.000
  • Valid Range: 9 - 55
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Estimate age 1st problems because of gambling


GM20b

About how old were you (the first time you had any of these problems because of gambling)?

  • Valid N: 8
  • Refused: 5
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20000
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
23.8808.6128.0012.00035.000
  • Valid Range: 12 - 35
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st problems because of gambling before teens


GM20b1

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO3100.00%00.01%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing20008-99.98%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st problems because of gambling before 20s


GM20b2

Was it before your twenties?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES150.00%00.00%
5NO150.00%00.00%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing20010-99.99%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Recent problems because of gambling in past months


GM21

How recently did you have any of these problems - in the past month, 2 to 6 months ago, 7 to 12 months ago, or more than 12 months ago?

1 PAST MONTH

2 2 TO 6 MONTHS AGO

3 7 TO 12 MONTHS AGO

4 MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1PAST MONTH305.66%00.01%
22 TO 6 MONTHS AGO916.98%00.04%
37 TO 12 MONTHS AGO713.21%00.03%
4MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AGO3464.15%00.17%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing19958-99.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age last time any problems because of gambling


GM22

How old were you the last time you had any of these problems?

  • Valid N: 33
  • Refused: 1
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19979
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
32.7913.0532.0004.00070.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 70
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age last time problems because of gambling before teens


GM22a1

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO1100.00%00.00%
.Missing20012-100.00%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age last time problems because of gambling before 20s


GM22a2

Was it before your twenties?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO1100.00%00.00%
.Missing20012-100.00%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of different years in life at least 1 gambling problem


GM23

How many different years in your life did you ever have at least one of these problems?

  • Valid N: 51
  • Refused: 4
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19958
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
07.8012.1903.0001.00068.000
  • Valid Range: 1 - 68
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Had 5 or more gambling problems in same year


GM24

Did you ever have five or more of these problems in the same year?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES2241.51%00.11%
5NO3158.49%00.15%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing19958-99.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st had 5 or more of gambling problems in same year


GM25

How old were you the first time you had five (or more) of these problems in the same year?

IF "ALL MY LIFE" OR "AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER," CODE DON'T KNOW

  • Valid N: 21
  • Refused: 1
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19991
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
27.3811.9622.0014.00055.000
  • Valid Range: 14 - 55
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st had 5 or more of gamb probs same year before teens


GM25a1

Was it before your teens?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO1100.00%00.00%
.Missing20012-100.00%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st had 5 or more of gamb probs same year before 20s


GM25a2

Was it before your twenties?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
5NO1100.00%00.00%
.Missing20012-100.00%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of days made any sort of bet in past year


GM27

About how many days out of 365 did you make any sort of bet in the past 12 months?

  • Valid N: 132
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19881
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
62.02100.4011.0000.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Overall ahead or behind in all losses and wins over past year


GM29

Adding up all your wins and losses over the past 12 months, are you ahead overall or behind overall?

1 AHEAD

2 BEHIND

3 (IF VOL) BROKE EVEN

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1AHEAD2322.12%00.11%
2BEHIND6966.35%00.34%
3(IF VOL) BROKE EVEN1211.54%00.06%
.Missing19909-99.48%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How much ahead/behind over past year


GM29a

How much [are you (ahead/behind) over the past 12 months]?

  • Valid N: 82
  • Refused: 8
  • Don't Know: 2
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19921
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
1435.012102.10500.0000.0009997.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 9997
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Year in life when gambled more frequently than in past year


GM30

Was there ever a year in your life when you gambled more frequently than you did in the past 12 months?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES5048.08%00.25%
5NO5451.92%00.27%
.Missing19909-99.48%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Prefer to gamble alone or with friends


GM31

When you bet or gamble, do you usually prefer to do it alone, or with friends?

1 ALONE

2 WITH FRIENDS

3 (IF VOL) WITH SPOUSE/PARTNER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1ALONE1527.78%00.07%
2WITH FRIENDS3972.22%00.19%
.Missing19959-99.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: If same payoff, would pick instant ticket or wait to hear ticket


GM32

If you could choose one of two lottery tickets with the same pay-off, would you pick an instant scratch-off ticket or a ticket where you had to wait to learn if you won?

1 INSTANT SCRATCH-OFF

2 WAIT TO LEARN IF WON

3 (IF VOL) NO PREFERENCE

4 (IF VOL) WOULDN T BUY EITHER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1INSTANT SCRATCH-OFF3768.52%00.18%
2WAIT TO LEARN IF WON1629.63%00.08%
3(IF VOL) NO PREFERENCE101.85%00.00%
.Missing19959-99.73%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age last bet or gambled


GM33

How old were you the last time you placed a bet or gambled?

  • Valid N: 28
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19985
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
35.1114.2635.5009.00066.000
  • Valid Range: 9 - 66
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: In year gambled most-# days bet or gambled


GM34

Think of the year in your life when you bet or gambled most frequently. During that year, about how many days out of 365 did you bet or gamble?

  • Valid N: 76
  • Refused: 2
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19935
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
131.09117.25100.0002.000365.000
  • Valid Range: 2 - 365
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: In year gambled most-prefer to gamble alone or w/ friends


GM35

When you bet or gambled during that year, did you usually prefer to gamble alone, or with friends?

1 ALONE

2 WITH FRIENDS

3 (IF VOL) WITH SPOUSE/PARTNER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1ALONE3241.56%00.16%
2WITH FRIENDS4457.14%00.22%
3(IF VOL) WITH SPOUSE/PARTNER101.30%00.00%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19935-99.61%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: During gambl pick instant/wait to hear ticket for same payoff


GM36

During the time you gambled, if you could have chosen one of two lottery tickets with the same pay-off, would you have picked an instant scratch-off ticket or a ticket where you had to wait to learn if you won?

1 INSTANT SCRATCH-OFF

2 WAIT TO LEARN IF WON

3 (IF VOL) NO PREFERENCE

4 (IF VOL) WOULDN T BUY EITHER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1INSTANT SCRATCH-OFF3950.65%00.19%
2WAIT TO LEARN IF WON2937.66%00.14%
3(IF VOL) NO PREFERENCE709.09%00.03%
4(IF VOL) WOULDN T BUY EITHER202.60%00.01%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19935-99.61%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Extent gambled for excitement


GM37a

People differ a lot in why they gamble. How much [(do/did)] you gamble for each of the following reasons?

First, for excitement. How much [(do/did)] you gamble for excitement - a lot, some, a little, or not at all?

1 A LOT

2 SOME

3 A LITTLE

4 NOT AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1A LOT3929.55%00.19%
2SOME4433.33%00.22%
3A LITTLE3022.73%00.15%
4NOT AT ALL1914.39%00.09%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Extent gambled to relax/have fun


GM37b

(People differ a lot in why they gamble. How much [(do/did)] you gamble for each of the following reasons?)

To relax or have fun?

[IF NEC: How much [(do/did)] you gamble to relax or have fun- a lot, some, a little, or not at all?]

1 A LOT

2 SOME

3 A LITTLE

4 NOT AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1A LOT5541.67%00.27%
2SOME3828.79%00.19%
3A LITTLE2317.42%00.11%
4NOT AT ALL1612.12%00.08%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Extent gambled to win money


GM37c

(People differ a lot in why they gamble. How much [(do/did)] you gamble for each of the following reasons?)

To win money?

(IF NEC: How much [(do/did)] you gamble to win money - a lot, some, a little, or not at all?)

1 A LOT

2 SOME

3 A LITTLE

4 NOT AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1A LOT8060.61%00.40%
2SOME2317.42%00.11%
3A LITTLE1813.64%00.09%
4NOT AT ALL1108.33%00.05%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Extent gambled to be with/make new friends


GM37d

(People differ a lot in why they gamble. How much [(do/did)] you gamble for each of the following reasons?)

To be with friends or to make new friends?

(IF NEC: How much [(do/did)] you gamble to be with friends or to make new friends- a lot, some, a little, or not at all?)

1 A LOT

2 SOME

3 A LITTLE

4 NOT AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1A LOT2015.15%00.10%
2SOME3425.76%00.17%
3A LITTLE3224.24%00.16%
4NOT AT ALL4634.85%00.23%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Lost track of time when gambling


GM38a

When you [(gamble/gambled)], how often [(do you/did you)] do each of the following -- often, sometimes, rarely, or never?

How often [(do/did)] you lose track of time?

1 OFTEN

2 SOMETIMES

3 RARELY

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1OFTEN4231.82%00.21%
2SOMETIMES3425.76%00.17%
3RARELY1712.88%00.08%
4NEVER3929.55%00.19%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: In trance-like state when gambling


GM38b

(When you [(gamble/gambled)], how often [(do you/did you)] do each of the following -- often, sometimes, rarely, or never?)

How often [(do/did)] you go into a trance-like state?

(IF NEC: How often [(does/did)] this happen to you -- often, sometimes, rarely, or never?)

1 OFTEN

2 SOMETIMES

3 RARELY

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1OFTEN1108.33%00.05%
2SOMETIMES2015.15%00.10%
3RARELY1813.64%00.09%
4NEVER8362.88%00.41%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Feel you are watching yourself gamble


GM38c

(When you [(gamble/gambled)], how often [(do you/did you)] do each of the following -- often, sometimes, rarely, or never?)

How often [(do/did)] you feel like you are outside your body, as if you were watching yourself gamble?

(IF NEC: How often [(does/did)] this happen to you -- often, sometimes, rarely, or never?)

1 OFTEN

2 SOMETIMES

3 RARELY

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1OFTEN201.52%00.01%
2SOMETIMES403.03%00.02%
3RARELY906.82%00.04%
4NEVER11788.64%00.58%
.Missing19881-99.34%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Talked to professional about problems with gambling


GM40

Did you ever in your life talk to a medical doctor or other professional about your problems with gambling? (By other professional we mean psychologists, counselors, spiritual advisors, herbalists, acupuncturists, and other healing professionals.)

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES201.69%00.01%
5NO11698.31%00.58%
.Missing19895-99.41%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st talked toprofessional about gambling problems


GM40a

How old were you the first time (you talked to a professional about your gambling problems)?

  • Valid N: 2
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20011
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
36.5019.0936.5023.00050.000
  • Valid Range: 23 - 50
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of visits to professional about gambling probs in past year


GM40b

How many visits to a professional about your gambling problems did you make in the past 12 months?

  • Valid N: 2
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20011
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
03.0000.0003.0003.00003.000
  • Valid Range: 3 - 3
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Went to self-help group for people w/ gambling problems


GM41

Did you ever go to a self-help group for people with gambling problems?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES100.85%00.00%
5NO11799.15%00.58%
.Missing19895-99.41%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st went to self-help group for gambling problems


GM41a

How old were you the first time (you went to a self-help group for people with gambling problems)?

  • Valid N: 1
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20012
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
51.0000.0051.0051.00051.000
  • Valid Range: 51 - 51
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of self-help group phone calls/mtgs attended in past year


GM41b

How many gambling self-help group phone calls or group meetings did you make in the past 12 months?

  • Valid N: 1
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20012
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
04.0000.0004.0004.00004.000
  • Valid Range: 4 - 4
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Received helpful/effective trmt/cousel for gambling problem


GM43

Did you ever get treatment or counseling for your gambling problems that you considered helpful or effective?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES150.00%00.00%
5NO150.00%00.00%
.Missing20011-99.99%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Age 1st helpful treatment/counsel for gambling problem


GM43a

How old were you the first time (you got helpful treatment or counseling)?

  • Valid N: 1
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20012
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
21.0000.0021.0021.00021.000
  • Valid Range: 21 - 21
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of different profs seen for gambling incl helpful trmt doc


GM43b

How many different [(professionals/or/self-help groups)] did you ever go to for your gambling problems, up to and including the first time you got helpful treatment or counseling?

  • Valid N: 1
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20012
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
03.0000.0003.0003.00003.000
  • Valid Range: 3 - 3
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of different profs or self-help groups seen for gambling probs


GM43c

How many different [(professionals/or/self-help groups)] did you ever go to for your gambling problems?

  • Valid N: 1
  • Refused: 0
  • Don't Know: 0
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 20012
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
02.0000.0002.0002.00002.000
  • Valid Range: 2 - 2
  • Total Cases: 20013

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