Table 2

Predominant nature of violence experienced or witnessed in the last 6 months (n=8579)

ExperiencedWitnessed
Verbal violence
(abused/shouted at/threatened)
33.9% (2909)
Mean=3.93, SD=8.83
18.4% (1578)
Mean=1.43, SD=4.90
Physical violence (beaten/pushed/thrown things at)6.6% (567)
Mean=0.12, SD=0.59
5.2% (446)
Mean=0.12, SD=0.71
Falsely accused2.2% (189)
Mean=0.06, SD=0.55
0.7% (63)
Mean=0.01, SD=0.19
Bullied/harassed1.1% (91)
Mean=0.023, SD=0.281
0.4% (35)
Mean=0.01, SD=0.095
Shown or attacked with weapon0.7% (57)
Mean=0.006, SD=0.081
0.3% (29)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.085
Damage to facility0.4% (36)
Mean=0.01, SD=0.11
0.3% (25)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.073
Robbed0.3% (27)
Mean=0.004, SD=0.084
0.3% (22)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.073
Extorted0.1% (7)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.070
0.1% (7)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.029
KidnappingNot available0.1% (5)
Mean=0.00, SD=0.024