Chiba is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 5,926,349 people, it is the 6th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Chiba gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Chiba is lead by Kensaku Moritaand is based in the prefecture capital of Chiba (Population: 919,729).
Chiba Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Chiba (Population: 919,729)|
|Head of Government||Kensaku Morita|
|Total Area||5,156 sq km (1,991 sq miles)|
|Population Density||1,149.4 sq km (2,977.0 sq miles)|