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Kochi prefecture

Kōchi prefecture (高知県; Kōchi-ken) is located on the south coast[?] of Shikoku, Japan. The capital is the city of Kochi.

Kochi prefecture (高知県)
CapitalKochi
Region:Shikoku
Island:Shikoku
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 14th
7,104.70 km²
0.2%
Population
 - Total (2000)
 - Density
Ranked 45th
813,980
115/km²
Districts:7
Municipalities:53
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Yamamomo
(Myrica rubra)
Pref. Tree:Yanase cedar
(Cryptomeria japonica)
Pref. Bird:Fairy pitta[?]
(Pitta mympha)

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