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


Figure 11.3.

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


Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school during the school year, by location of bullying, injury, and sex: 2007
1 Injury includes bruises or swelling; cuts, scratches, or scrapes; black eye or bloody nose; teeth chipped or knocked out; broken bones or internal injuries; knocked unconscious; or other injuries. Only students who reported that their bullying incident constituted being pushed, shoved, tripped, or spit on were asked if they suffered injuries as a result of the incident.
NOTE: Figure was revised on June 15, 2010. "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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