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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2007
NCES 2008-021
December 2007

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Table 3.1.

Percentage of students ages 12-18 who reported criminal victimization at school during the previous 6 months, by type of victimization and selected student and school characteristics: Various years, 1995-2005 (Table 3.1—Continued)


1995 1999 2001
Student
or school
characteristic
Total Theft Violent Serious
violent1
Total Theft Violent Serious
violent1
Total Theft Violent Serious
violent1
Total 9.5 7.1 3.0 0.7 7.6 5.7 2.3 0.5 5.5 4.2 1.8 0.4
                         
Sex                        
Male 10.0 7.1 3.5 0.9 7.8 5.7 2.5 0.6 6.1 4.5 2.1 0.5
Female 9.0 7.1 2.4 0.4 7.3 5.7 2.0 0.5 4.9 3.8 1.5 0.4!
                         
Race/ethnicity2                        
White 9.8 7.4 3.0 0.6 7.5 5.8 2.1 0.4 5.8 4.2 2.0 0.4
Black 10.2 7.1 3.4 1.0! 9.9 7.4 3.5 1.2 6.1 5.0 1.3! 0.5!
Hispanic 7.6 5.8 2.7 0.9! 5.7 3.9 1.9 0.6! 4.6 3.7 1.5 0.8!
Other 8.8 6.5 2.5! 6.4 4.4 2.2! # 3.1 2.9 #
                         
Grade                        
6th 9.6 5.4 5.1 1.5 8.0 5.2 3.8 1.3! 5.9 4.0 2.6
7th 11.2 8.1 3.8 0.9 8.2 6.0 2.6 0.9! 5.8 3.4 2.6 0.6!
8th 10.5 7.9 3.1 0.8! 7.6 5.9 2.4 0.5! 4.3 3.3 1.3 0.3!
9th 11.9 9.1 3.4 0.7! 8.9 6.5 3.2 0.6! 7.9 6.2 2.4 0.8!
10th 9.1 7.7 2.1 0.4! 8.0 6.5 1.7 6.5 5.7 1.2 0.4!
11th 7.3 5.5 1.9 0.4! 7.2 5.5 1.8! 4.8 3.8 1.6
12th 6.1 4.6 1.9 4.8 4.0 0.8! 2.9 2.3 0.9!
                         
Urbanicity                        
Urban 9.3 6.6 3.3 1.3 8.4 6.9 2.3 0.7 5.9 4.5 1.7 0.5
Suburban 10.3 7.6 3.5 0.6 7.6 5.4 2.4 0.5 5.7 4.3 1.7 0.4
Rural 8.3 6.8 1.8 0.3! 6.4 5.0 1.9 0.4! 4.7 3.4 2.0! 0.5!
                         
Sector                        
Public 9.8 7.3 3.1 0.7 7.9 5.9 2.5 0.6 5.7 4.4 1.9 0.5
Private 6.6 5.2 1.7 4.5 4.3 # 3.4 2.5 1.0! #
See notes at end of table.
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