U.S. middle school cyber bullying perpetration 2016

Prevalence of cyber bullying perpetration among middle school students as of August 2016

U.S. middle school cyber bullying perpetration 2016 This statistic presents the prevalence of cyber bullying perpetration among middle schoolers, by individual bullying activity. During the February 2015 survey, it was found that 1.4 percent of all respondents had threatened to hurt someone while online.
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Prevalence of cyber bullying perpetration among middle school students as of August 2016

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Share of respondents
I have cyber bullied others (lifetime)11.5%
I have cyber bullied others (past 30 days)6%
I posted mean or hurtful comments about someone online7.1%
I spread rumors about someone online, through text messages, or emails5.4%
I posted a mean or hurtful picture of someone online4.2%
I pretended to be someone else online and acted in a way that was mean or hurtful to them4.1%
I threatened to hurt someone through a cell phone text message4%
I threatened to hurt someone while online4%
I posted mean or hurtful comments online about someone with a sexual meaning4%
I posted mean or hurtful comments online about someone's race or color3.8%
I posted a mean or hurtful video online of someone3.5%
I created a mean or hurtful webpage about someone3.3%
One or more of the forms, two or more times8.1%
Share of respondents
I have cyber bullied others (lifetime)11.5%
I have cyber bullied others (past 30 days)6%
I posted mean or hurtful comments about someone online7.1%
I spread rumors about someone online, through text messages, or emails5.4%
I posted a mean or hurtful picture of someone online4.2%
I pretended to be someone else online and acted in a way that was mean or hurtful to them4.1%
I threatened to hurt someone through a cell phone text message4%
I threatened to hurt someone while online4%
I posted mean or hurtful comments online about someone with a sexual meaning4%
I posted mean or hurtful comments online about someone's race or color3.8%
I posted a mean or hurtful video online of someone3.5%
I created a mean or hurtful webpage about someone3.3%
One or more of the forms, two or more times8.1%
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This statistic presents the prevalence of cyber bullying perpetration among middle schoolers, by individual bullying activity. During the February 2015 survey, it was found that 1.4 percent of all respondents had threatened to hurt someone while online.
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