Table 3

 Weight category (at age 7.5) by bullying status (at age 8.5)

Weight categoryBullying status n (%)
BoysGirls
Overt bullyOvert victimRelational bullyRelational victimOvert bullyOvert victimRelational bullyRelational victim
Underweight41 (11)91 (23)10 (3)39 (10)21 (6)101 (27)10 (3)49 (13)
Average weight215 (10)694 (31)61 (3)296 (13)74 (3)581 (26)45 (2)354 (16)
Overweight35 (13)75 (28)7 (3)28 (11)9 (3)81 (25)6 (2)45 (14)
Obese36 (14)91 (36)6 (2)45 (18)11 (4)86 (34)5 (2)42 (17)