Summary of PUNS by Race & Hispanic/Latino Origin

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Updated 1/13/2020

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 39,292 69.85% 71.53% 14,0060 72.34%
African American 12,158 21.56% 14.55% 3,330 17.13%
Indian/Eskimo 123 0.22% 0.34% 39 0.20%
Asian 1,573 2.79% 4.57% 901 4.64%
Pacific Islander 94 0.17% 0.03% 29 0.15%
Unknown 3,057 5.42% 6.71% 1,077 5.54%
Totals: 56,397 19,436

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 49,105 87.07% 87.70% 16,156 83.13%
Mexican 3,740 6.63% 9.20% 2,020 10.39%
Puerto Rican 468 0.83% 1.30% 194 1.00%
Cuban 21 0.04% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 152 0.27% Not Available 73 0.38%
Other Hispanic 646 1.15% 1.70% 312 1.61%
Unknown 2,265 4.02% 672 3.46%
Totals: 56,397 19,436