Updated 8/8/2017

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 35,556 69.17% 71.53% 13,453 70.44%
African American 11,077 21.55% 14.55% 3,439 18.01%
Indian/Eskimo 103 0.20% 0.34% 32 0.17%
Asian 1,300 2.53% 4.57% 731 3.83%
Pacific Islander 92 0.18% 0.03% 37 0.19%
Unknown 3,278 6.38% 6.71% 1,406 7.36%
Totals: 51,406 19,098

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 44,981 87.50% 87.70% 16,107 84.34%
Mexican 3,107 6.04% 9.20% 1,767 9.25%
Puerto Rican 395 0.77% 1.30% 169 0.88%
Cuban 17 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 117 0.23% Not Available 54 0.28%
Other Hispanic 576 1.12% 1.70% 291 1.52%
Unknown 2,213 4.30% 702 3.68%
Totals: 51,406 19,098