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Gunma prefecture

Gunma prefecture (群馬県; Gunma-ken) is located in the Kanto region on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is Maebashi[?].

Gunma prefecture (群馬県)
CapitalMaebashi[?]
Region:Kanto
Island:Honshu
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 21st
6,363.16 km²
0.2%
Population
 - Total (2000)
 - Density
Ranked 19th
2,024,820
318/km²
Districts:12
Municipalities:70
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Japanese azalea
(Rhododendron japonicum)
Pref. Tree:Japanese black pine
(Pinus thunbergii)
Pref. Bird:Copper pheasant
(Phasianus soemmerringii)

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History

Geography

Cities

The list is in order of founding date

Districts, towns and villages

Economy

Demographics

Culture

Tourism

Prefectural symbols

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