Updated 11/6/2017

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 35,937 69.21% 71.53% 13,436 70.57%
African American 11,170 21.51% 14.55% 3,396 17.84%
Indian/Eskimo 105 0.20% 0.34% 34 0.18%
Asian 1,319 2.54% 4.57% 737 3.87%
Pacific Islander 92 0.18% 0.03% 34 0.18%
Unknown 3,298 6.35% 6.71% 1,401 7.36%
Totals: 51,921 19,038

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 45,413 87.47% 87.70% 16,048 84.29%
Mexican 3,159 6.08% 9.20% 1,769 9.29%
Puerto Rican 398 0.77% 1.30% 165 0.87%
Cuban 19 0.04% 0.10% 10 0.05%
Central/South American 120 0.23% Not Available 55 0.29%
Other Hispanic 581 1.12% 1.70% 289 1.52%
Unknown 2,231 4.30% 702 3.69%
Totals: 51,921 19,038