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Chiba prefecture

Chiba prefecture (千葉県; Chiba-ken) is located on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is Chiba city.

Chiba prefecture (千葉県)
CapitalChiba
Region:Kanto
Island:Honshu
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 27th
5,156.15 km²
0.8%
Population
 - Total (2000)
 - Density
Ranked 6th
6,006,185
1,165/km²
Districts:9
Municipalities:80
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Rape blossom
(Brassica rapa var. amplexicaulis)
Pref. Tree:Chinese black pine
(Podocarpus macrophyllus)
Pref. Bird:Hoojiro
(Emberiza cioides)
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History

Geography

List of cities (in order of their founding date)

List of districts (in order of their founding date):

Economy

Demographics

Culture

Tourism

Prefectural symbols

Miscellaneous topics

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