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Figure 12-1.

Percentage of students in grades 9 through 12 who reported that they were threatened or injured with a weapon on school property during the past 12 months, by race/ethnicity and sex: 2009


Percentage of students in grades 9 through  12 who reported that they were threatened or injured with  a  weapon on school property during the past 12 months, by race/ethnicity and sex:  2009

1 Total includes other racial/ethnic groups not shown separately in the figure.
NOTE: Weapons include items such as guns, knives, and clubs. Reporting standards for Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander and American Indian/Alaska Native males and females were not met; therefore, data for these groups are not shown in the figure. Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity.
SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), 2009.
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