Updated 4/10/2017

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 34,926 69.15% 71.53% 13,343 70.19%
African American 10,920 21.62% 14.55% 3,494 18.38%
Indian/Eskimo 102 0.20% 0.34% 34 0.18%
Asian 1,245 2.47% 4.57% 705 3.71%
Pacific Islander 93 0.18% 0.03% 37 0.19%
Unknown 3,219 6.37% 6.71% 1,396 7.34%
Totals: 50,505 19,009

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 44,223 87.56% 87.70% 16,039 84.38%
Mexican 2,994 5.93% 9.20% 1,718 9.04%
Puerto Rican 383 0.76% 1.30% 168 0.88%
Cuban 16 0.03% 0.10% 7 0.04%
Central/South American 111 0.22% Not Available 54 0.28%
Other Hispanic 560 1.11% 1.70% 282 1.48%
Unknown 2,218 4.39% 741 3.90%
Totals: 50,505 19,009