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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2011
NCES 2012-002
February 2012


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 or school characteristics: Various years, 1995–2009


Student or school characteristic 1995   1999   2001  
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 !
Asian                      
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 !  
Urbanicity3                                              
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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