Summary of PUNS by Race & Hispanic/Latino Origin

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Updated 9/9/2019

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 38,905 69.68% 71.53% 14,010 71.99%
African American 12,069 21.62% 14.55% 3,360 17.27%
Indian/Eskimo 119 0.21% 0.34% 35 0.18%
Asian 1,541 2.76% 4.57% 887 4.56%
Pacific Islander 95 0.17% 0.03% 30 0.15%
Unknown 3,102 5.56% 6.71% 1,139 5.85%
Totals: 55,831 19,461

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 48,628 87.10% 87.70% 16,216 83.33%
Mexican 3,669 6.57% 9.20% 1,992 10.24%
Puerto Rican 468 0.84% 1.30% 197 1.01%
Cuban 21 0.04% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 150 0.27% Not Available 73 0.38%
Other Hispanic 645 1.16% 1.70% 320 1.64%
Unknown 2,250 4.03% 655 3.37%
Totals: 55,831 19,461