This is your overview of the African gambling sector in numbers and enables you to follow its evolution from 2012 with projections up to 2025.
As the charts show, while the continent is on track to account for just 1% of global gambling GGR in 2020 (see Chart 1), a range of factors from rapid population growth to strong GDP growth in sub-Sahara countries are underpinning a growth forecast well above the global rate to 2025.
H2 is currently estimating gross win across land-based and remote channels to increase by 52% to US$6bn over the next five years (Chart 2), with igaming’s share forecast to grow from 11.5% to 13% in this time (Chart 5).
Scan over the interactive charts and keys below the charts to highlight how much individual countries and product segments generate.
H2 Gambling Capital is the gambling industry’s leading consulting, market intelligence and data team. The company has a track record of nearly 15 years focused on the global gambling industry, its projections have been influential in shaping legislators’ and investors’ views of the gambling sector across the globe.