Updated 1/12/2015

Note: 

  • % of 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 30,592 69.23% 73.50% 15,413 67.35%
African American 9,689 21.93% 15.10% 4,869 21.28%
Indian/Eskimo 99 0.22% 0.20% 46 0.20%
Asian 1,002 2.27% 3.40% 702 3.07%
Pacific Islander 93 0.21% Not Available 44 0.19%
Unknown 2,715 6.14% 1,811 7.91%
Totals: 44,190 22,885

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 38,481 87.08% 87.70% 18,925 82.70%
Mexican 2,031 4.60% 9.20% 1,474 6.44%
Puerto Rican 304 0.69% 1.30% 223 0.97%
Cuban 14 0.03% 0.10% 10 0.04%
Central/South American 81 0.18% Not Available 62 0.27%
Other Hispanic 478 1.08% 1.70% 338 1.48%
Unknown 2,801 6.34% 1,853 8.10%
Totals: 44,190 22,885