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Figure 17.1.

Percentage of students ages 12—18 who reported being afraid of attack or harm during the school year, by location and urbanicity: 2009


Percentage of students ages 12—18 who reported being afraid of attack or harm during the school year, by location and urbanicity: 2009
NOTE: Urbanicity refers to the Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) status of the respondentís household as defined in 2000 by the U.S. Census Bureau. Categories include "central city of an MSA (Urban)," "in MSA but not in central city (Suburban)," and "not MSA (Rural)." "At school" includes the school building, on school property, on a school bus, and 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, 2009.
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