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One in seven young Germans has been bullied online

Tuesday 23 September 2014 | 10:45 CET | News
One in seven young people in Germany aged 10 to 18 has been bullied online, according to a survey by technology association Bitkom. This works out at a rate of 14 percent, or around 1 million cases. The rate of bullying or abuse was 9 percent in the 10 to 12 age group, 16 percent in the 13 to 15 age group and 15 percent in the 16 to 18 age group. Bitkom said 15 percent of girls were affected and 13 percent of boys.

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