Updated 2/8/2017

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 34,682 69.16% 71.53% 13,337 70.30%
African American 10,862 21.66% 14.55% 3,476 18.32%
Indian/Eskimo 101 0.20% 0.34% 33 0.17%
Asian 1,226 2.44% 4.57% 695 3.66%
Pacific Islander 93 0.19% 0.03% 38 0.20%
Unknown 3,182 6.35% 6.71% 1,392 7.34%
Totals: 50,146 18,971

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 43,849 87.44% 87.70% 15,933 83.99%
Mexican 2,950 5.88% 9.20% 1,705 8.99%
Puerto Rican 383 0.76% 1.30% 171 0.90%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 6 0.03%
Central/South American 110 0.22% Not Available 56 0.30%
Other Hispanic 559 1.11% 1.70% 286 1.51%
Unknown 2,280 4.55% 814 4.29%
Totals: 50,146 18,971