Updated 3/9/2015

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 30,918 69.21% 71.53% 15,378 67.34%
African American 9,780 21.89% 14.55% 4,832 21.16%
Indian/Eskimo 100 0.22% 0.34% 45 0.20%
Asian 1,014 2.27% 4.57% 708 3.10%
Pacific Islander 92 0.21% 0.03% 42 0.18%
Unknown 2,769 6.20% 6.71% 1,833 8.03%
Totals: 44,673 22,838

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 38,808 86.87% 87.70% 18,778 82.22%
Mexican 2,096 4.69% 9.20% 1,526 6.68%
Puerto Rican 311 0.70% 1.30% 226 0.99%
Cuban 14 0.03% 0.10% 10 0.04%
Central/South American 85 0.19% Not Available 66 0.29%
Other Hispanic 482 1.08% 1.70% 342 1.50%
Unknown 2,877 6.44% 1,890 8.28%
Totals: 44,673 22,838