This statistic displays the percentage of students in the United States who reported that that they were bullied at school or cyber-bullied in 2017. In 2017, about 23.8 percent of the female students reported that they were bullied at school.
Survey time period
The cyber-bullied category includes students who were bullied through “texting, Instagram, Facebook, or any other social media.”
US Department of Justice; US Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Bureau of Justice Statistics; US Department of Justice
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2018
US Department of Justice; US Department of Education
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2018, pages 166 and 172