Percentage distribution of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school and cyber-bullied anywhere during the school year, by frequency of bullying and percentage of students who notified an adult: 2011
|1 Teacher or other adult at school notified.|
2 "Cyber-bullying" includes students who responded that another student had posted hurtful information about them on the Internet; purposefully shared private information about them on the Internet; harassed them via instant messaging; harassed them via Short Message Service (SMS) text messaging; harassed them via e-mail; harassed them while gaming; or excluded them online.
NOTE: "At school" includes the school building, on school property, on a school bus, or going to and from school. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. For more information, please see appendix A.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey,