Osaka is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 8,804,806 people, it is the 2nd largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Osaka gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Osaka is lead by Ichiro Matsuiand is based in the prefecture capital of Osaka (Population: 2,592,413).
Osaka Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Osaka-shi (Population: 2,592,413)|
|Head of Government||Ichiro Matsui|
|Total Area||1,893 sq km (731 sq miles)|
|Population Density||4,651.2 sq km (12,046.7 sq miles)|