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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2009
NCES 2010-012
December 2009


Figure 11.1.

Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school and being cyberbullied anywhere during the school year, by sex: 2007


Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school and being cyberbullied anywhere during the school year, by sex: 2007
1 Cyber-bullied includes students who responded that another student posted hurtful information about the respondent on the Internet; made unwanted contact by threatening or insulting the respondent via instant messaging; or made unwanted contact by threatening or insulting the respondent via text (SMS) messaging. The latter category did not meet statistical standards to be reported separately.
NOTE: "At school" includes the school building, on school property, on a school bus, or going to and from school.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey, 2007.
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