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High school students who were threatened or injured with a weapon on school property in past 12 months, by race, 1993-2003 (line graph): 2003: Non-Hispanic White, 7.8%; non-Hispanic Black, 10.9%; Hispanic, 9.4%. This rate has fluctuated from year-to-year over the past decade, with an overall increase among non-Hispanic White students and no change among students of other racial/ethnic groups.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (21 May, 2004). MMWR, Vol. 53, No. SS-2: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2003. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.