States With the Biggest Bullying Problem

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6. New Hampshire
> High schoolers bullied on school property: 23.0%
> High schoolers bullied online: 20.1% — the highest
> High schoolers feeling sad or hopeless: 33.6%– 13th lowest
> High schoolers considering suiсide: 18.4% — 18th lowest

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5. Iowa
> High schoolers bullied on school property: 23.0%
> High schoolers bullied online: 18.6% — 3rd highest
> High schoolers feeling sad or hopeless: 33.3%– 12th lowest
> High schoolers considering suiсide: 20.0% — 11th highest

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4. South Carolina
> High schoolers bullied on school property: 23.3%
> High schoolers bullied online: 14.9% — 20th lowest
> High schoolers feeling sad or hopeless: 39.0%– 5th highest
> High schoolers considering suiсide: 19.9% — 12th highest

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3. California
> High schoolers bullied on school property: 23.5%
> High schoolers bullied online: 14.7% — 18th lowest
> High schoolers feeling sad or hopeless: 45.3%– the highest
> High schoolers considering suiсide: 26.6% — the highest

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2. Kentucky
> High schoolers bullied on school property: 23.8%
> High schoolers bullied online: 18.0% — 8th highest
> High schoolers feeling sad or hopeless: 37.2%– 12th highest
> High schoolers considering suiсide: 18.4% — 15th lowest