Updated 5/10/2016

Note: 

  • % of 2010 Illinois Census is those presumed to have Developmental Disabilities
  • "Total PUNS" includes counts of closed records

Summary of PUNS by Race

RACE Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
White 33,396 69.05% 71.53% 13,485 69.60%
African American 10,496 21.70% 14.55% 3,515 18.14%
Indian/Eskimo 102 0.21% 0.34% 35 0.18%
Asian 1,165 2.41% 4.57% 698 3.60%
Pacific Islander 92 0.19% 0.03% 31 0.16%
Unknown 3,112 6.43% 6.71% 1,610 8.31%
Totals: 48,363 19,274

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 42,101 87.05% 87.70% 16,038 82.78%
Mexican 2,661 5.50% 9.20% 1,633 8.43%
Puerto Rican 359 0.74% 1.30% 194 1.00%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 103 0.21% Not Available 55 0.28%
Other Hispanic 519 1.07% 1.70% 287 1.48%
Unknown 2,605 5.39% 1,159 5.98%
Totals: 48,363 19,374