Oita prefecture

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Oita prefecture (大分県 Ooita-ken) is an area of Japan located on the island of Kyushu. Its population was 1,206,000 in 2006.[1]

Oita prefecture shares its name with its own capital city, Oita (市 Ooita-shi).


  1. Japan Statistical Yearbook: 'Population by Prefecture 1920-2006'. Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. .xls document.