Updated 1/13/2016

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 32,672 69.07% 71.53% 14,232 68.36%
African American 10,285 21.74% 14.55% 3,956 19.00%
Indian/Eskimo 105 0.22% 0.34% 41 0.20%
Asian 1,125 2.38% 4.57% 725 3.48%
Pacific Islander 91 0.19% 0.03% 36 0.17%
Unknown 3,028 6.40% 6.71% 1,829 8.79%
Totals: 47,306 20,819

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 40,770 86.18% 87.70% 16,835 80.86%
Mexican 2,484 5.25% 9.20% 1,660 7.79%
Puerto Rican 345 0.73% 1.30% 224 1.08%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 9 0.04%
Central/South American 96 0.20% Not Available 55 0.26%
Other Hispanic 515 1.09% 1.70% 314 1.51%
Unknown 3,081 6.51% 1,722 8.27%
Totals: 47,306 20,819