Share of U.S. teens who have experienced cyber bullying 2018

Percentage of teenagers in the United States who have experienced selected types of cyber bullying as of April 2018

Share of U.S. teens who have experienced cyber bullying 2018 This statistic shows the percentage of teenagers in the United States who have experienced cyber bullying as of April 2018. During the survey, it was found that 59 percent of U.S. teenagers had experienced some form of cyber bullying, the most common type being offensive name-calling. Teenage girls were more likely to be affected by the spreading of false rumors.
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Percentage of teenagers in the United States who have experienced selected types of cyber bullying as of April 2018

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Percentage of teenagers
Any type of cyber bullying59%
Offensive name-calling42%
Spreading of false rumors32%
Receiving explicit images they didn't ask for25%
Constant asking of where they are, what they're doing, who they're with, by someone other than a parent21%
Physical threats16%
Having explicit images of them shared without consent7%
Percentage of teenagers
Any type of cyber bullying59%
Offensive name-calling42%
Spreading of false rumors32%
Receiving explicit images they didn't ask for25%
Constant asking of where they are, what they're doing, who they're with, by someone other than a parent21%
Physical threats16%
Having explicit images of them shared without consent7%
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This statistic shows the percentage of teenagers in the United States who have experienced cyber bullying as of April 2018. During the survey, it was found that 59 percent of U.S. teenagers had experienced some form of cyber bullying, the most common type being offensive name-calling. Teenage girls were more likely to be affected by the spreading of false rumors.
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