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Figure 13.2.

Percentage of students in grades 9—12 who reported having been in a physical fight at least one time during the previous 12 months, by race/ethnicity and location: 2009


Percentage of students in grades 9—12 who reported having been in a physical fight at least one time during the previous 12 months, by race/ethnicity and location: 2009
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. "On school property" was not defined for survey respondents. The term "anywhere" is not used in the YRBS questionnaire; students are simply asked how many times in the last 12 months they had been in a physical fight.
SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), 2009.
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