Updated 9/6/2016

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 33,913 69.09% 71.53% 13,091 70.11%
African American 10,653 21.70% 14.55% 3,406 18.24%
Indian/Eskimo 101 0.21% 0.34% 36 0.19%
Asian 1,185 2.41% 4.57% 674 3.61%
Pacific Islander 92 0.19% 0.03% 37 0.20%
Unknown 3,141 6.40% 6.71% 1,427 7.64%
Totals: 49,085 18,671

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 42,852 87.30% 87.70% 15,626 83.69%
Mexican 2,782 5.67% 9.20% 1,617 8.66%
Puerto Rican 368 0.75% 1.30% 171 0.92%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 7 0.04%
Central/South American 107 0.22% Not Available 55 0.29%
Other Hispanic 530 1.08% 1.70% 266 1.42%
Unknown 2,431 4.95% 929 4.98%
Totals: 49,085 18,671