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

Total Number of Plaques: 4284


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 4931

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 552Male: 2986Neither: 1393
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3538 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor157Anarchist26Architect117Armed Forces150Author389Comedian66
Composer86Conductor14Courtesan10Crime and Terrorism26Dancer20Director52
Emergency Services19Engineer108Entrepreneur97Explorer69Head of Government120Historian47
Singer90Social Reformer244Sportsman106Statesman62

Category List (1393 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems46Armed Forces44Art Group7Charitable30Churches etc91
Crime and Terrorism25Disasters18Education40Historical London287Historical non-London100
Hospitals etc40Legal7Literature13Misc91Music26
Political Group20Pub55Publishing12Religious Group36Science and Engineering23
Sport27Stately Homes27Trade Group23Transport84TV Film Theatre77
World War History144

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Supreme Military Tribunal Building, British Mandate in Jerusalem - Haganah - Irgun - Lehi Goad, Roger Twain, Mark Howorth, Kenneth Beck, Joseph Leslie, Inez Festival of Britain Coronation Avenue Bombing Binney, Thomas Bostock, Frank

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.