Oregon is on a good trail with gambling treatment even as revenues are in the bottom half

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Oregon has a trail of 66,655(2.2%) of adults presently reporting signs of a gambling problem.  They have the option of 19,536 electronic machines, 9 Indian casinos, pari-mutual betting, charitable gambling and a state lottery available on both traditional and video formats to help them feed their problem.

The revenue Oklahoma reported for 2012 was a 29th ranked (nationally) $1.52 billion.

In respect to that ranking, treatment spending is an outstanding $1.31 per capita (2nd nationally).  With this the state Problem Gambling Helpline received 1,257 calls for 2012. It also provided outpatient treatment for 1,321 gamblers and an additional 179 related people. Amazingly the state also provided residential treatment to 65 people with a gambling addiction!

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