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Status and Trends in the Education of Racial and Ethnic Minorities
NCES 2010-015
July 2010

Table 22b.

Percentage of students ages 12 to 18 who reported that gangs were present at school, by race/ethnicity: 2007

Race/ethnicity Total
Total 23.2
White 16.0
Black 37.6
Hispanic 36.1
Asian 17.4
Other1 26.4
1 Includes American Indians, Alaska Natives, Pacific Islanders, and persons of two or more races.
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey, 2007.
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