A collection of Blue Plaques (and other colours) mostly in London

Total Number of Plaques: 4408


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 5090

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 585Male: 3060Neither: 1445
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3645 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor161Anarchist26Architect121Armed Forces154Author396Comedian68
Composer87Conductor14Courtesan13Crime and Terrorism29Dancer20Director53
Emergency Services19Engineer109Entrepreneur100Explorer70Head of Government121Historian48
Singer90Social Reformer253Sportsman108Statesman62

Category List (1445 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems48Armed Forces44Art Group7Charitable31Churches etc96
Crime and Terrorism26Disasters19Education41Historical London299Historical non-London101
Hospitals etc40Legal7Literature15Misc95Music29
Political Group20Pub56Publishing12Religious Group37Science and Engineering23
Sport27Stately Homes29Trade Group23Transport87TV Film Theatre80
World War History153

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Kenrick, Bruce Avondale Park Rowe, Reginald Holland Park Synagogue St James's Gardens Notting Hill St James's Square Notting Hill Royal Crescent Holland Park - Cantwell, Robert Dun, Elizabeth Ratray, Mary Gray Cairns, Eilidh

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries

Map of Locations Note: some plaques contain multiple names, so number of plaques is not necessarily equal to number of names.