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Table 3 Percentages of girls and boys who reported having been the victim of various forms of aggressive behaviors

From: Direct and indirect aggression and victimization in adolescents - associations with the development of psychological difficulties

  Girls Boys χ 2(1)
VDA. Somebody hits you or kicks you 22.2 43.8 52.0*
VDA. Somebody yells negative words at you 53.3 62.0 7.6
VDA. Somebody gives you ugly names 45.4 43.7 6.3
VDA. Somebody takes things from you 34.5 38.1 1.4
VDA. Somebody writes mean things to you 22.3 21.9 0.0
VIA. Somebody says mean things about you 61.2 62.3 0.1
VIA. Somebody tries to make others dislike you 53.8 41.7 14.2*
VIA. Somebody spreads untrue or mean rumours about you 48.9 38.1 11.5*
VIA. Somebody ignores you, or treats you like thin air 38.1 27.4 12.6*
VIA. Somebody speaks ill of you behind your back 65.1 53.1 14.5*
  1. *p < .05/10 = .005.