Updated 12/7/2016

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 34,467 69.18% 71.53% 13,338 70.29%
African American 10,791 21.66% 14.55% 3,474 18.31%
Indian/Eskimo 100 0.20% 0.34% 34 0.18%
Asian 1,214 2.44% 4.57% 686 3.62%
Pacific Islander 93 0.19% 0.03% 38 0.20%
Unknown 3,158 6.34% 6.71% 1,405 7.40%
Totals: 49,823 18,975

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 43,527 87.36% 87.70% 15,896 83.77%
Mexican 2,910 5.84% 9.20% 1,702 8.97%
Puerto Rican 381 0.76% 1.30% 177 0.93%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 6 0.03%
Central/South American 109 0.22% Not Available 56 0.30%
Other Hispanic 554 1.11% 1.70% 286 1.51%
Unknown 2,327 4.67% 852 4.49%
Totals: 49,823 18,975