Updated 11/9/2018

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 37,615 69.52% 71.53% 13,887 71.44%
African American 11,652 21.54% 14.55% 3,415 17.57%
Indian/Eskimo 112 0.21% 0.34% 31 0.16%
Asian 1,435 2.65% 4.57% 813 4.18%
Pacific Islander 90 0.17% 0.03% 30 0.15%
Unknown 3,202 5.92% 6.71% 1,263 6.50%
Totals: 54,106 19,439

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 47,191 87.22% 87.70% 16,273 83.71%
Mexican 3,440 6.36% 9.20% 1,910 9.83%
Puerto Rican 431 0.80% 1.30% 183 0.94%
Cuban 20 0.04% 0.10% 9 0.05%
Central/South American 141 0.26% Not Available 70 0.36%
Other Hispanic 614 1.13% 1.70% 301 1.55%
Unknown 2,269 4.19% 693 3.56%
Totals: 54,106 19,439