Download Excel File List of Prefectures of Japan



This contains list of 47 prefectures of Japan.



Japan consists of three levels of government: national, prefectural, and municipal.

The nation is divided into 47 prefectures.

Each prefecture consists of numerous municipalities, with 1,719 in total as on January 2013 . There are four types of municipalities in Japan: cities, towns, villages and special wards . To download list of municipalities in Japan : download the list of cities, towns, villages and special wards.

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SNo,Prefecture,Kanji,Capital,Region,Major Island,Population,Area,Density,Distr,Municip,ISO1,Aichi,???,Nagoya,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"70,43,235","5,153.81","1,366",7,54,JP-232,Akita,???,Akita,T?hoku,Honsh?,"11,89,215","11,612.11",102,6,25,JP-053,Aomori,???,Aomori,T?hoku,Honsh?,"14,75,635","9,606.26",154,8,40,JP-024,Chiba,???,Chiba,Kant?,Honsh?,"59,26,349","5,156.15","1,149",6,54,JP-125,Ehime,???,Matsuyama,Shikoku,Shikoku,"14,93,126","5,676.44",263,7,20,JP-386,Fukui,???,Fukui,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"8,28,960","4,188.76",198,7,17,JP-187,Fukuoka,???,Fukuoka,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"50,15,666","4,971.01","1,009",12,60,JP-408,Fukushima,???,Fukushima,T?hoku,Honsh?,"21,26,998","13,782.54",154,13,59,JP-079,Gifu,???,Gifu,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"21,07,687","10,598.18",199,9,42,JP-2110,Gunma,???,Maebashi,Kant?,Honsh?,"20,24,820","6,363.16",318,7,35,JP-1011,Hiroshima,???,Hiroshima,Ch?goku,Honsh?,"28,78,949","8,476.95",340,5,23,JP-3412,Hokkaid?,???,Sapporo,Hokkaid?,Hokkaid?,"56,82,950","83,452.47",68,66,180,JP-0113,Hy?go,???,K?be,Kansai,Honsh?,"55,50,742","8,392.42",661,8,41,JP-2814,Ibaraki,???,Mito,Kant?,Honsh?,"29,85,424","6,095.62",490,7,44,JP-0815,Ishikawa,???,Kanazawa,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"11,80,935","4,185.32",282,5,19,JP-1716,Iwate,???,Morioka,T?hoku,Honsh?,"14,16,198","15,278.51",93,10,33,JP-0317,Kagawa,???,Takamatsu,Shikoku,Shikoku,"10,22,843","1,861.70",549,5,17,JP-3718,Kagoshima,????,Kagoshima,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"17,86,214","9,132.42",196,8,43,JP-4619,Kanagawa,????,Yokohama,Kant?,Honsh?,"84,89,932","2,415.42","3,515",6,33,JP-1420,K?chi,???,K?chi,Shikoku,Shikoku,"8,13,980","7,104.70",115,6,34,JP-3921,Kumamoto,???,Kumamoto,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"18,59,451","6,908.45",269,9,45,JP-4322,Ky?to,???,Ky?to,Kansai,Honsh?,"26,44,331","4,612.93",573,6,26,JP-2623,Mie,???,Tsu,Kansai,Honsh?,"18,57,365","5,760.72",322,7,29,JP-2424,Miyagi,???,Sendai,T?hoku,Honsh?,"23,65,204","7,285.16",325,10,35,JP-0425,Miyazaki,???,Miyazaki,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"11,70,023","6,684.67",175,6,26,JP-4526,Nagano,???,Nagano,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"22,14,409","12,598.48",163,14,77,JP-2027,Nagasaki,???,Nagasaki,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"15,16,536","4,092.80",371,4,21,JP-4228,Nara,???,Nara,Kansai,Honsh?,"14,42,862","3,691.09",391,7,39,JP-2929,Niigata,???,Niigata,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"24,75,724","12,582.37",197,9,30,JP-1530,?ita,???,?ita,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"12,21,128","5,804.24",210,3,18,JP-4431,Okayama,???,Okayama,Ch?goku,Honsh?,"19,50,656","7,008.63",278,10,27,JP-3332,Okinawa,???,Naha,Ky?sh?,Ry?ky? Islands,"13,18,281","2,271.30",580,5,41,JP-4733,?saka,???,?saka,Kansai,Honsh?,"88,04,806","1,893.18","4,652",5,43,JP-2734,Saga,???,Saga,Ky?sh?,Ky?sh?,"8,76,664","2,439.23",359,6,20,JP-4135,Saitama,???,Saitama,Kant?,Honsh?,"69,38,004","3,767.09","1,827",8,63,JP-1136,Shiga,???,?tsu,Kansai,Honsh?,"13,42,811","4,017.36",334,3,19,JP-2537,Shimane,???,Matsue,Ch?goku,Honsh?,"7,61,499","6,707.32",114,5,19,JP-3238,Shizuoka,???,Shizuoka,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"37,67,427","7,328.61",484,5,35,JP-2239,Tochigi,???,Utsunomiya,Kant?,Honsh?,"20,04,787","6,408.28",313,5,26,JP-0940,Tokushima,???,Tokushima,Shikoku,Shikoku,"8,23,997","4,145.26",199,8,24,JP-3641,T?ky?,???,T?ky?,Kant?,Honsh?,"1,20,59,237","2,187.08","5,514",1,39,JP-1342,Tottori,???,Tottori,Ch?goku,Honsh?,"6,13,229","3,507.19",175,5,19,JP-3143,Toyama,???,Toyama,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"11,20,843","4,247.22",264,2,15,JP-1644,Wakayama,????,Wakayama,Kansai,Honsh?,"10,69,839","4,725.55",226,6,30,JP-3045,Yamagata,???,Yamagata,T?hoku,Honsh?,"12,44,040","9,323.34",133,8,35,JP-0646,Yamaguchi,???,Yamaguchi,Ch?goku,Honsh?,"15,28,107","6,110.76",250,4,19,JP-3547,Yamanashi,???,K?fu,Ch?bu,Honsh?,"8,88,170","4,465.37",199,5,27,JP-19,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,," For more information, kindly visit :  www.downloadexcelfiles.com ",,,,,,,,,,,