Bullying Facts – 100 Staggering Facts About Bullying
Facts About Bullying
Half of all children are bullied during their school years at some point or the other. Over 10% are repeatedly bullied.
Nearly 160,000 students skip school every day to avoid bullying.
Less than 40% of girls and 30% of boys talk to their peers about bullying by the age of 14.
Physical bullying starts increasing in elementary school, peaks in middle school and slowly declines in high school.
Verbal abusing has no graph and remains constant.
Obesity is linked to bullying. Overweight and obese children are more likely to be bullied.
1 in 10 students drop out of school because of regular bullying.
Parents who are excessively aggressive and permissive tend to have children who bully.
Bullying was involved in the 2/3 of the 37 school shootings cases, reviewed by the U.S. Secret Service.
If someone is bullied at school, then it is more likely that they can also be bullied at workplace.
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