Updated 6/6/2017

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 35,274 69.16% 71.53% 13,458 70.23%
African American 11,006 21.58% 14.55% 3,487 18.20%
Indian/Eskimo 102 0.20% 0.34% 32 0.17%
Asian 1,275 2.50% 4.57% 728 3.80%
Pacific Islander 92 0.18% 0.03% 38 0.20%
Unknown 3,257 6.39% 6.71% 1,420 7.41%
Totals: 51,006 19,163

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 44,660 87.56% 87.70% 16,182 84.44%
Mexican 3,047 5.97% 9.20% 1,748 9.12%
Puerto Rican 390 0.76% 1.30% 172 0.90%
Cuban 17 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 112 0.22% Not Available 52 0.27%
Other Hispanic 568 1.11% 1.70% 287 1.50%
Unknown 2,212 4.34% 714 3.73%
Totals: 51,006 19,163