Updated 8/9/2016

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 33,812 69.06% 71.53% 13,121 70.06%
African American 10,633 21.72% 14.55% 3,422 18.27%
Indian/Eskimo 101 0.21% 0.34% 36 0.19%
Asian 1,183 2.42% 4.57% 676 3.61%
Pacific Islander 91 0.19% 0.03% 36 0.19%
Unknown 3,138 6.41% 6.71% 1,438 7.68%
Totals: 48,958 18,729

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 42,710 87.24% 87.70% 15,648 83.59%
Mexican 2,764 5.65% 9.20% 1,617 8.57%
Puerto Rican 367 0.75% 1.30% 173 0.92%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 106 0.22% Not Available 53 0.28%
Other Hispanic 531 1.08% 1.70% 269 1.44%
Unknown 2,465 5.03% 961 5.15%
Totals: 48,958 18,729