Updated 8/13/2014

Note: 

  • % of Illinois Census is those presumed to have Developmental Disabilities
  • "Total PUNS" includes counts of closed records

PUNS by Race

RACE Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
White 29,762 69.33% 73.50% 15,250 67.48%
African American 9,428 21.96% 15.10% 4,783 21.17%
Indian/Eskimo 92 0.21% 0.20% 43 0.19%
Asian 949 2.21% 3.40% 668 2.96%
Pacific Islander 88 0.20% Not Available 43 0.19%
Unknown 2,609 6.08% 1,811 8.01%
Totals: 42,928 22,598

PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 37,506 87.37% 87.70% 18,792 83.16%
Mexican 1,935 4.51% 9.20% 1,400 6.20%
Puerto Rican 287 0.67% 1.30% 208 0.92%
Cuban 13 0.03% 0.10% 9 0.04%
Central or South American 79 0.18% Not Available 63 0.28%
Other Hispanic 475 1.11% 1.70% 340 1.50%
Unknown 2,633 6.13% 1,786 7.90%
Totals: 42,928 22,598