cyber bullying and cyberbullies

Cyber bullying

42% of kids have been bullied while online. One in four have had it happen more than once.

35% of kids have been threatened online. Nearly one in five had had it happen more than once.

21% of kids have received mean or threatening e-mails or other messages.

58% of kids admit someone has said mean or hurtful things to them online. More than four out of ten say it has happened more than once.

58% have not told their parents or an adult about something mean or hurtful that happened to them online.

Cyberbullies usually suffer from low self esteem and feel insecure

43% of U.S. teens having experienced some form of cyber-bullying in the past year.

Similarly, a Canadian study found:

23% of middle-schoolers surveyed had been bullied by e-mail.

35% in chat rooms.

41% by text messages on their cell phones.

Fully 41% did not know the identity of the perpetrators.

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