Updated 9/9/2014

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 29,893 69.32% 73.50% 15,322 67.52%
African American 9,466 21.95% 15.10% 4,800 21.15%
Indian/Eskimo 94 0.22% 0.20% 45 0.20%
Asian 954 2.21% 3.40% 669 2.95%
Pacific Islander 88 0.20% Not Available 43 0.19%
Unknown 2,626 6.09% 1,814 7.99%
Totals: 43,121 22,693

PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 37,654 87.32% 87.70% 18,868 83.14%
Mexican 1,945 4.51% 9.20% 1,410 6.21%
Puerto Rican 287 0.67% 1.30% 207 0.91%
Cuban 13 0.03% 0.10% 9 0.04%
Central or South American 79 0.18% Not Available 63 0.28%
Other Hispanic 476 1.10% 1.70% 341 1.50%
Unknown 2,667 6.18% 1,795 7.91%
Totals: 43,121 22,693