Fukui Prefectur

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Fukui Prefecture

福井県
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese福井県
 • RōmajiFukui-ken
Offeecial logo o Fukui Prefecture
Seembol
Location of Fukui Prefecture
KintraJapan
RegionChūbu, Hokuriku
IslandHonshū
CaipitalFukui
Govrenment
 • GovrenorIssei Nishikawa
Area
 • Total4,188.99 km2 (1,617.38 sq mi)
Aurie rank34t
Population
 (June 1, 2013)
 • Tot795,437
 • Rank43rd
 • Density189.93/km2 (491.9/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codeJP-18
Destricts7
Municipalities17
FlouerNarcissus (Narcissus tazetta)
TreePine tree (Pinus)
BirdDusky thrush (Turdus naumanni)
Wabsteidwww.pref.fukui.jp/english/

Fukui Prefectur (福井県, Fukui-ken) is a prefectur o Japan locatit in the Chūbu region on Honshū island.[1] The caipital is the ceety o Fukui.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Fukui-ken" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 217 at Google Books; "Chūbu" Japan Encyclopedia, p. 126 at Google Books.
  2. Nussbaum, "Fukui" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 217 at Google Books.