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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—Continued


Student or school characteristic 2003   2005   2007  
Total   Theft   Violent   Serious violent1   Total   Theft Violent   Serious violent1   Total   Theft   Violent   Serious violent1  
Total 5.1   4.0   1.3   0.2   4.3   3.1 1.2   0.3   4.3   3.0   1.6   0.4  
Sex                                              
Male 5.4   4.0   1.8   0.3 ! 4.6   3.1 1.6   0.3 ! 4.5   3.0   1.7   0.5 !
Female 4.8   4.1   0.9     3.9   3.2 0.8   0.3   4.0   3.0   1.4   0.2 !
Race/ethnicity2                                              
White 5.4   4.3   1.4   0.2 ! 4.7   3.4 1.3   0.3 ! 4.3   3.1   1.5   0.2 !
Black 5.3   4.0   1.6     3.8   2.7 1.3 !   4.3   3.0   1.6 !  
Hispanic 3.9   3.0   1.1   0.4 ! 3.9   3.1 0.9   0.4 ! 3.6   2.2   1.4   0.8 !
Asian         1.5 !     3.6 ! 3.2 !    
Other 5.0   4.4       4.3 !     8.1   4.5 ! 4.5 !  
Grade                                              
6th 3.8   2.2   1.9   #   4.6   2.8 1.9     4.1   2.7   1.5 !  
7th 6.3   4.8   1.7     5.4   2.9 2.6     4.7   2.7   2.4   0.4 !
8th 5.2   4.1   1.5   0.3 ! 3.6   2.4 1.4     4.4   2.5   2.1    
9th 6.3   5.3   1.5   0.6 ! 4.7   3.7 1.0     5.3   4.6   1.2 !  
10th 4.8   3.7   1.4   #   4.3   3.8 0.5 !   4.4   3.6   1.2 !  
11th 5.1   4.1   1.0 !   3.6   2.8 0.7 !   4.0   2.6   1.5 ! 0.6 !
12th 3.6   3.1   0.5 ! #   3.8   3.5     2.7   1.9   0.8 !  
Urbanicity3                                              
Urban 6.1   4.5   1.8   0.4 ! 5.3   3.6 1.8   0.4 ! 4.5   2.8   2.0   0.7 !
Suburban 4.8   3.8   1.2   0.1 ! 4.2   3.2 1.1   0.3 ! 4.1   3.0   1.3   0.2 !
Rural 4.7   3.9   0.9 !   2.8   2.2 0.6 !   4.4   3.2   1.7    
Sector                                              
Public 5.2   4.0   1.4   0.2   4.4   3.3 1.2   0.3   4.6   3.2   1.7   0.4  
Private 4.9   4.0   0.9 ! #   2.7   1.3 1.4 !   1.1 ! 1.1 !    
See notes at end of table.
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