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NCJ Number: 250488 Find in a Library
Title: Student Reports for Bullying: Results From the 2015 School Crime Supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey
Corporate Author: Synergy-Enterprises, Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: December 2016
Page Count: 51
Sponsoring Agency: National Ctr for Education Statistics
Washington, DC 20006
Synergy-Enterprises, Inc.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Contract Number: ED-IES-12D-0010/0004
Sale Source: National Ctr for Education Statistics
Institute of Education Sciences
U.S. Department of Education
1990 K. Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Issue Overview; Program/Project Description; Report (Grant Sponsored); Report (Study/Research); Report (Technical Assistance); Statistics; Survey
Format: Document; Document (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Based on data from the 2015 School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS), this report presents tables that display data on the extent to which students with different personal characteristics report being bullied.
Abstract: The tables are grouped into three sections. The first section is an overview table that shows the number and percentage of students ages 12-18 who reported being bullied at school by type of bullying experienced. Section 2 displays estimates for the reported locations in school at which bullying victimization occurred, as well as the percentage distribution of the frequency, type, and impact of bullying victimization reported by students ages 12-18. The data are presented by selected student and school characteristics. Section 3 displays the percentages of students who reported being bullied at school by student report of other unfavorable school conditions; selected school security measures; criminal victimization at school; and personal fear, avoidance behaviors, fighting, and weapon carrying at school.
Main Term(s): Juvenile victims
Index Term(s): Bullying; Crime in schools; Location specific crime; Offense characteristics; Offense statistics; Victim profiles; Victimization surveys; Weapons in Schools
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