Percentage of students reporting gang problems at their school during the previous 12 months in 2011, by school sector and ethnic group

  Percentage of students
Total 17.5%
Public 18.9%
Private 1.9%
White 11.1%
Black 32.7%
Hispanic 26.4%
Asian 9.9%
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This statistic shows the share of U.S. students who reported that gangs were present at their school in 2011. 18.9 percent of the students at public schools reported that gangs are a problem at their school.

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