In 2011, data was collected through the Ontario Student Drug Use and Health Survey on bullying behaviours among students (grade 7 through grade 12).
Overall, one in four students in Niagara had been bullied at school and one in five students had been bullied over the internet. The proportion of students involved in bullying behaviour in Niagara is not significantly different than the proportion of students involved in bullying in Ontario.
|Type of Involvement||Niagara||Ontario|
Have been bullied at school
|Have taken part in bullying others||18.7%||21.7%|
|Have been picked on or bullied over the internet||21.8%||21.8%|