Gifu is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 2,107,687 people, it is the 18th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Gifu gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Gifu is lead by Hajime Furutaand is based in the prefecture capital of Gifu (Population: 397,714).
Gifu Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Gifu-shi (Population: 397,714)|
|Head of Government||Hajime Furuta|
|Total Area||10,598 sq km (4,092 sq miles)|
|Population Density||198.9 sq km (515.1 sq miles)|