Oita is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 1,221,128 people, it is the 34th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Oita gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Oita is lead by Katsusada Hiroseand is based in the prefecture capital of Oita (Population: 448,907).
Oita Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Oita (Population: 448,907)|
|Head of Government||Katsusada Hirose|
|Total Area||5,804 sq km (2,241 sq miles)|
|Population Density||210.4 sq km (544.9 sq miles)|
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