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Shiga Prefecture

Shiga Prefecture
Prefecture information
NameShiga
Japanese滋賀県
Japanese nameShiga-ken
CapitalŌtsu
RegionKansai
IslandHonshu
GovernorYukiko Kada
Area4017.36 km2 (38th)
% water14.0
Population1402132 (28th) (August 1, 2009)
Districts3
Municipalities19

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|} is a prefecture of Japan which is part of the Kansai region on Honshu Island. The capital is the city of Ōtsu.


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