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Table 1 Weighted Sample Characteristics Stratified by Immigrant Status and Cyberbullying, General Social Survey, Canada, 2014

From: Factors associated with cyber-victimization among immigrants and non-immigrants in Canada: a cross-sectional nationally-representative study

  Immigrants (unweighted n = 6273) Non-Immigrants (unweighted n = 21,152)
Cyberbullying (%) No Cyberbullying (%) Cyberbullying (%) No Cyberbullying (%)
Cyberbullying in last 12 months 2.1 97.9 2.3 97.7
Individual-level
 Sex     
 Male 67.2 50.1 45.8 49.6
 Female 32.8 49.9 54.2 50.4
 Age
  15–24 16.7 10.5 28.7 19.4
  25–34 24.4 20.0 21.6 18.6
  35–44 17.9 21.2 17.4 16.5
  45+ years 41.0 48.3 32.3 45.5
 Household income
  Under $20,000 49.3 41.8 39.9 31.1
  $20,000 + 46.2 55.6 56.6 66.7
  Unknown 4.5 2.6 3.5 2.2
 Educational attainment
  High school not completed 9.6 6.5 17.1 12.2
  High school or more 90.4 92.9 82.8 87.3
  Missing   0.6 0.1 0.5
 Marital status
  Married or common-law 48.4 69.8 40.7 59.6
  Widowed/separated/divorced 17.4 7.2 9.3 8.7
  Single, never married 34.2 23.0 49.9 31.6
  Missing    0.1 0.1
 Visible minority
  Yes 43.0 59.8 6.0 5.5
  No 55.7 38.8 92.7 94.1
  Missing 1.3 1.4 1.3 0.4
 Disability
  Yes 33.0 18.6 39.6 23.8
  No 67.0 80.6 59.1 75.8
  Missing   0.8 1.3 0.4
 Mental health condition
  Yes 30.5 8.7 37.9 14.6
  No 69.5 90.9 59.6 85.1
  Missing   0.4 2.5 0.3
 Alcohol use in past month
  High 15.3 15.1 38.3 31.8
  Low 47.7 40.6 33.4 42.1
  None 37.0 43.8 27.7 25.3
  Missing   0.5 0.6 0.8
Interpersonal-level
 History of childhood victimization
  Yes 72.5 29.5 50.4 31.4
  No 26.8 66.7 47.8 66.8
  Missing 0.7 3.8 1.8 1.8
 Number of close friends/relatives
  0–5 32.8 42.2 36.6 30.3
  6 to 10 39.0 30.0 34.5 35.1
  More than 10 26.7 25.3 26.7 33.3
  Missing 1.5 2.5 2.2 1.3
 Any IPV
  Yes 6.8 3.1 14.0 4.3
  No 92.1 95.9 85.2 95.2
  Missing 1.1 1.0 0.8 0.5
 Perceived discrimination
  Yes 44.5 17.5 30.7 12.7
  No 55.5 82.4 69.2 87.2
  Missing   0.1 0.1 0.1
Neighbourhood-level
 Unwelcoming neighbourhood
  No 69.7 91.9 88.1 93.2
  Yes 26.5 5.9 11.6 5.5
  Missing 3.8 2.2 0.3 1.3
 Neighbourhood discrimination
  Yes 21.9 7.2 16.2 6.1
  No 75.5 90.9 82.1 92.3
  Missing 2.6 1.9 1.7 1.6
 Neighbours can be trusted
  High/moderate trust 54.0 40.7 47.5 33.5
  Low/no trust 42.4 55.7 52.2 65.5
  Missing 3.6 2.6 0.3 1.0