Table 1

Reported psychological symptoms, somatic symptoms, health and life satisfaction by bullying status % (n=7522)

Bullying statusAllExperiencing psychological symptomsExperiencing somatic symptomsNot excellent healthLow life satisfaction
YesNoYesNoExcellentNot excellentHighLow
%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n%n
Bully13.397117.539311.5572**16.213012.9 830*11.424814.2719**11.959416.1336**
Victim25.1184438.587119.1958**41.633823.01479**19.442827.41396**19.397038.1800**
Witness30.5222938.385827.01349**40.031929.31881**29.264431.0157227.2136237.5779**
 Did nothing11.584313.630510.6528**14.311411.2 717*10.723511.960410.753813.2274*
 Helped victim14.9108318.741813.1654**19.615614.2913**14.832514.875113.065318.8390**
 Helped bullya 0.431
 Did something elsea 3.7272
  • *p≤0.05, **p≤0.001.

  • a Data excluded from analysis due to small numbers.