Updated 7/7/2015

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 31,717 69.10% 71.53% 15,068 66.64%
African American 9,990 21.76% 14.55% 4,828 21.35%
Indian/Eskimo 105 0.23% 0.34% 49 0.22%
Asian 1,064 2.32% 4.57% 733 3.24%
Pacific Islander 93 0.20% 0.03% 39 0.17%
Unknown 2,933 6.39% 6.71% 1,894 8.38%
Totals: 45,902 22,611

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 39,742 86.58% 87.70% 18,444 81.57%
Mexican 2,241 4.88% 9.20% 1,608 7.11%
Puerto Rican 322 0.70% 1.30% 231 1.02%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 10 0.04%
Central/South American 92 0.20% Not Available 69 0.31%
Other Hispanic 499 1.09% 1.70% 341 1.51%
Unknown 2,991 6.52% 1,908 8.44%
Totals: 45,902 22,611