Bullying by the numbers
According to the Workplace Bullying Institute:
- 37% of American adults are affected by bullying.
- More than 40% of employees have experienced bullying firsthand.
- Bullies are managers in 61% of cases, peers in 33%, and 6% are employee-to-manager bullies.
- 70% of bullies are men.
- 68% of bullying is same-gender harassment.