Updated 8/14/2015

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 31,906 69.07% 71.53% 14,967 66.59%
African American 10,073 21.80% 14.55% 4,813 21.41%
Indian/Eskimo 105 0.23% 0.34% 48 0.21%
Asian 1,071 2.32% 4.57% 731 3.25%
Pacific Islander 92 0.20% 0.03% 36 0.16%
Unknown 2,950 6.39% 6.71% 1,882 8.37%
Totals: 46,197 22,477

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 39,965 86.51% 87.70% 18,310 81.46%
Mexican 2,300 4.98% 9.20% 1,635 7.27%
Puerto Rican 325 0.70% 1.30% 225 1.00%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 9 0.04%
Central/South American 94 0.20% Not Available 67 0.30%
Other Hispanic 501 1.08% 1.70% 342 1.52%
Unknown 2,997 6.49% 1,889 8.40%
Totals: 46,197 22,477