Updated 5/8/2018

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 36,698 69.26% 71.53% 13,700 70.79%
African American 11,380 21.48% 14.55% 3,415 17.64%
Indian/Eskimo 106 0.20% 0.34% 34 0.18%
Asian 1,378 2.60% 4.57% 771 3.98%
Pacific Islander 92 0.17% 0.03% 34 0.18%
Unknown 3,329 6.28% 6.71% 1,400 7.23%
Totals: 52,983 19,354

Summary of PUNS by Hispanic/Latino Origin

Ethnic Group Total PUNS % of PUNS % of IL Census Active PUNS % OF PUNS
Not Hispanic 46,248 87.29% 87.70% 16,232 83.87%
Mexican 3,324 6.27% 9.20% 1,888 9.70%
Puerto Rican 415 0.78% 1.30% 174 0.90%
Cuban 19 0.04% 0.10% 11 0.06%
Central/South American 126 0.24% Not Available 57 0.29%
Other Hispanic 599 1.13% 1.70% 300 1.55%
Unknown 2,252 4.25% 703 3.63%
Totals: 52,983 19,254