Percentage of U.S. students who were cyber bullied as of school year 2012-2013, by school level
Cyber bullying: share of bullied students 2012-2013, by school level
This statistic presents the percentage of students in the United States who were cyber bullied, divided by school level. During the school year 2012-13, 7.2 percent of students who attended high schools were harassed or bullied online. Cyber bullying includes unwanted contact by threatening or insulting the respondent via digital communications as well as sharing private information online.
Percentage of U.S. students who were cyber bullied as of school year 2012-2013, by school level
Share of students
Primary4.6%
Middle6.6%
High7.2%
Other7.3%
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Sources

Release date

April 2015

Region

United States

Survey time period

School year 2012-13

Age group

12 to 18 years

Special properties

Grade 6 to 12

Supplementary notes

The School Crime Supplement sample includes students ages 12–18 who were enrolled in grades 6–12 and, therefore, might not be representative of students in primary schools. Comparisons between students in primary schools and those in other school levels should be made with caution.

Cyber bullying: share of bullied students 2012-2013, by school level
This statistic presents the percentage of students in the United States who were cyber bullied, divided by school level. During the school year 2012-13, 7.2 percent of students who attended high schools were harassed or bullied online. Cyber bullying includes unwanted contact by threatening or insulting the respondent via digital communications as well as sharing private information online.
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