Summary of PUNS by Race & Hispanic/Latino Origin

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Updated 12/9/2019

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 39,282 69.81% 71.53% 14,075 72.22%
African American 12,148 21.59% 14.55% 3,364 17.26%
Indian/Eskimo 121 0.22% 0.34% 37 0.19%
Asian 1,559 2.77% 4.57% 895 4.59%
Pacific Islander 94 0.17% 0.03% 29 0.15%
Unknown 3,065 5.45% 6.71% 1,089 5.59%
Totals: 56,269 19,489

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 48,994 87.07% 87.70% 16,212 83.19%
Mexican 3,730 6.63% 9.20% 2,024 10.39%
Puerto Rican 470 0.84% 1.30% 198 1.02%
Cuban 21 0.04% 0.10% 9 0.05%
Central/South American 153 0.27% Not Available 74 0.38%
Other Hispanic 640 1.14% 1.70% 308 1.59%
Unknown 2,261 4.02% 664 3.41%
Totals: 56,269 19,489