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

Total Number of Plaques: 3932


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 4491

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 506Male: 2789Neither: 1196
15%85%(buildings etc)

Category List (3295 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor147Anarchist26Architect111Armed Forces133Author378Comedian63
Composer85Conductor14Courtesan9Crime and Terrorism23Dancer20Director50
Emergency Services17Engineer103Entrepreneur84Explorer59Head of Government115Historian47
Singer88Social Reformer228Sportsman83Statesman57

Category List (1196 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems39Armed Forces39Art Group7Charitable27Churches etc86
Crime and Terrorism23Disasters14Education39Historical London266Historical non-London46
Hospitals etc39Legal7Literature11Misc69Music26
Political Group18Pub54Publishing11Religious Group31Science and Engineering20
Sport22Stately Homes27Trade Group23Transport54TV Film Theatre73
World War History125

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Carr, Jonathan Bowie, David Brownsword, Beryl Sosabowski, Stanisław Faith, Adam Highgate Branch Library People's Gospel Mission Hall Listed House Perry, William Robert New River

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.