Updated 7/11/2018

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 37,059 69.33% 71.53% 13,802 71.01%
African American 11,492 21.50% 14.55% 3,418 17.59%
Indian/Eskimo 110 0.21% 0.34% 34 0.17%
Asian 1,406 2.63% 4.57% 792 4.07%
Pacific Islander 90 0.17% 0.03% 32 0.16%
Unknown 3,294 6.16% 6.71% 1,358 6.99%
Totals: 53,451 19,437

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 46,626 87.23% 87.70% 16,259 83.65%
Mexican 3,386 6.33% 9.20% 1,917 9.86%
Puerto Rican 418 0.78% 1.30% 175 0.90%
Cuban 20 0.04% 0.10% 11 0.06%
Central/South American 131 0.25% Not Available 63 0.32%
Other Hispanic 605 1.13% 1.70% 301 1.56%
Unknown 2,265 4.24% 710 3.65%
Totals: 53,295 19,436