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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]

Fukui Prefectur
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 福井県
 • Rōmaji Fukui-ken
Offeecial logo o Fukui Prefectur
Seembol o Fukui Prefectur
Location of Fukui Prefectur
Kintra Japan
Region Chūbu, Hokuriku
Island Honshū
Caipital Fukui
Govrenment
 • Govrenor Issei Nishikawa
Aurie
 • Tot 4,188.99 km2 (1,617.38 sq mi)
Aurie rank 34t
Population (June 1, 2013)
 • Tot 795,437
 • Rank 43rd
 • Density 189.93/km2 (491.9/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-18
Destricts 7
Municipalities 17
Flower Narcissus (Narcissus tazetta)
Tree Pine tree (Pinus)
Bird Dusky thrush (Turdus naumanni)
Wabsteid www.pref.fukui.jp/english/

ReferencesEedit

  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.