Updated 4/6/2016

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 33,173 69.06% 71.53% 13,697 69.15%
African American 10,430 21.71% 14.55% 3,638 18.37%
Indian/Eskimo 103 0.21% 0.34% 37 0.19%
Asian 1,150 2.39% 4.57% 696 3.51%
Pacific Islander 93 0.19% 0.03% 36 0.18%
Unknown 3,088 6.43% 6.71% 1,704 8.60%
Totals: 48,037 19,808

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 41,726 86.86% 87.70% 16,336 82.47%
Mexican 2,598 5.41% 9.20% 1,627 8.21%
Puerto Rican 354 0.74% 1.30% 196 0.99%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 100 0.21% Not Available 55 0.28%
Other Hispanic 518 1.08% 1.70% 289 1.46%
Unknown 2,726 5.67% 1,297 6.55%
Totals: 48,037 19,808