Updated 4/8/2015

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 31,167 69.16% 71.53% 15,368 67.24%
African American 9,843 21.84% 14.55% 4,818 21.08%
Indian/Eskimo 103 0.23% 0.34% 48 0.21%
Asian 1,039 2.31% 4.57% 729 3.19%
Pacific Islander 90 0.20% 0.03% 41 0.18%
Unknown 2,823 6.26% 6.71% 1,850 8.09%
Totals: 45,065 22,854

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 39,116 86.80% 87.70% 18,768 82.12%
Mexican 2,132 4.73% 9.20% 1,546 6.76%
Puerto Rican 311 0.69% 1.30% 227 0.99%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 11 0.05%
Central/South American 89 0.20% Not Available 70 0.31%
Other Hispanic 487 1.08% 1.70% 343 1.50%
Unknown 2,915 6.47% 1,889 8.27%
Totals: 45,065 22,854