Updated 7/7/2014

Note: 

  • % of Illinois Census is those presumed to have Developmental Disabilities
  • "Total PUNS" includes counts of closed records

PUNS by Race

RACE Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
White 29,464 69.25% 73.50% 15,069 67.27%
African American 9,361 22.00% 15.10% 4,761 21.25%
Indian/Eskimo 91 0.21% 0.20% 43 0.19%
Asian 940 2.21% 3.40% 668 2.98%
Pacific Islander 88 0.21% Not Available 47 0.21%
Unknown 2,601 6.11% 1,813 8.09%
Totals: 42,545 22,401

PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 37,194 87.42% 87.70% 18,651 83.26%
Mexican 1,891 4.44% 9.20% 1,368 6.11%
Puerto Rican 290 0.68% 1.30% 211 0.94%
Cuban 14 0.03% 0.10% 10 0.04%
Central or South American 79 0.19% Not Available 63 0.28%
Other Hispanic 473 1.11% 1.70% 338 1.51%
Unknown 2,604 6.12% 1,760 7.86%
Totals: 42,545 22,401