Fukui is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 828,960 people, it is the 43rd largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Fukui gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Fukui is lead by Issei Nishikawaand is based in the prefecture capital of Fukui (Population: 248,707).
Fukui Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Fukui-shi (Population: 248,707)|
|Head of Government||Issei Nishikawa|
|Total Area||4,189 sq km (1,617 sq miles)|
|Population Density||197.9 sq km (512.5 sq miles)|