Updated 1/11/2017

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 34,553 69.16% 71.53% 13,338 70.25%
African American 10,825 21.67% 14.55% 3,487 18.38%
Indian/Eskimo 100 0.20% 0.34% 33 0.17%
Asian 1,217 2.44% 4.57% 686 3.62%
Pacific Islander 93 0.19% 0.03% 38 0.20%
Unknown 3,174 6.35% 6.71% 1,398 7.37%
Totals: 49,962 18,967

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 43,659 87.38% 87.70% 15,888 83.77%
Mexican 2,927 5.86% 9.20% 1,707 9.00%
Puerto Rican 384 0.77% 1.30% 179 0.94%
Cuban 15 0.03% 0.10% 6 0.03%
Central/South American 110 0.22% Not Available 57 0.30%
Other Hispanic 557 1.11% 1.70% 287 1.51%
Unknown 2,310 4.62% 843 4.44%
Totals: 49,962 18,967