Thai’s Opinions on Legal CasinosThe Dusit Pole has released the results about what Thai people think about having legal Casinos in Thailand.
THAILAND – June 21,2015 [PattayaDailyNews]; the Dusit Poll revealed the results about opening legal casinos in Thailand. 1,363 people took part in the poll from the 16th -20th and the results are as follows.
What do they think about a legal Casino in Thailand?
86.79 % This is a really complex issue and needed thought.
82.76 % Needs everyone’s opinion because some agree and disagree.
71.46% Good and bad points depends on the decision maker.
69.48% No one earns true happiness from gambling
67.50% It’s a popular issue nowadays.
2. What are the good points of a legal Casino?
76.60% Country could earn more money.
73.07% Will stimulate the economy.
71.31% Increased employment.
63.83% It’s easy to control and reduce extortion from mafia.
58.69% It will reduce illegal casinos.
3. What are the bad point of a legal Casino?
79.75% Can become addictive.
74.32% Can cause family issues.
70.43% Could destroyed the image of Thailand and its Buddhist culture.
68.67% It causes corruption.
64.56%It causes crime.
4. What would people like to say to the government if casinos are legal.
77.62% Needs to control age users and closing times.
76.16% Needs to follow a strict rule of practice.
75.50% The officials need to announce and make people aware of the casino.
62.66 % Casino should be zoned off as to not affect local communities or villages.
54.81 % The operators must be transparent and without corruption.
5. Do the people agree with this case?
45.19% Disagreed and it will cause long-term issues.
38.66% Agreed because it can generate more for the country.
16.15% Not sure because everything has good and bad points.