Updated 9/13/2017

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 35,709 69.19% 71.53% 13,355 70.43%
African American 11,114 21.53% 14.55% 3,415 18.01%
Indian/Eskimo 103 0.20% 0.34% 31 0.16%
Asian 1,305 2.53% 4.57% 728 3.84%
Pacific Islander 92 0.18% 0.03% 36 0.19%
Unknown 3,288 6.37% 6.71% 1,397 7.37%
Totals: 51,611 18,962

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 45,165 87.51% 87.70% 16,006 84.41%
Mexican 3,125 6.05% 9.20% 1,751 9.23%
Puerto Rican 396 0.77% 1.30% 168 0.89%
Cuban 17 0.03% 0.10% 8 0.04%
Central/South American 117 0.23% Not Available 52 0.27%
Other Hispanic 576 1.12% 1.70% 288 1.52%
Unknown 2,215 4.29% 689 3.63%
Totals: 51,611 18,962