Updated 7/14/2016

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 33,726 69.03% 71.53% 13,115 70.01%
African American 10,615 21.73% 14.55% 3,432 18.32%
Indian/Eskimo 100 0.20% 0.34% 35 0.19%
Asian 1,182 2.42% 4.57% 676 3.61%
Pacific Islander 94 0.19% 0.03% 35 0.19%
Unknown 3,138 6.42% 6.71% 1,439 7.68%
Totals: 48,855 18,732

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 42,624 87.25% 87.70% 15,658 83.59%
Mexican 2,745 5.62% 9.20% 1,606 8.57%
Puerto Rican 366 0.75% 1.30% 173 0.92%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 106 0.22% Not Available 53 0.28%
Other Hispanic 528 1.08% 1.70% 269 1.44%
Unknown 2,471 5.06% 965 5.15%
Totals: 48,855 18,732