Updated 5/4/2015

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 31,269 69.14% 71.53% 15,402 67.18%
African American 9,869 21.84% 14.55% 4,834 21.08%
Indian/Eskimo 103 0.23% 0.34% 49 0.21%
Asian 1,042 2.30% 4.57% 735 3.21%
Pacific Islander 91 0.20% 0.03% 42 0.18%
Unknown 2,851 6.30% 6.71% 1,866 8.14%
Totals: 45,225 22,928

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 39,215 86.71% 87.70% 18,793 81.97%
Mexican 2,161 4.78% 9.20% 1,575 6.87%
Puerto Rican 313 0.69% 1.30% 228 0.99%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 11 0.05%
Central/South American 90 0.20% Not Available 71 0.31%
Other Hispanic 491 1.09% 1.70% 345 1.50%
Unknown 2,940 6.50% 1,905 8.31%
Totals: 45,225 22,928