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  As of Figure Rank in Japan
(0ut of 47 prefectures)
Area 2010 7,779.81 sq. km
(3,111.92 sq. mile)
13
- Forests

2005

65.4%
(5.020.99 sq. km)
16
- Inhabitable land 2010 35.1 %
(2,732 sq. km)
18
Population 23/12/2011 3,751,308 10
Population density 2010 487.4 per sq. km 12
Number of households 2010 1,363,000 10

Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishery

Gross agricultural output 2009 208.6 billion yen 16
Gross forestry output 2009 11.1 billion yen 11
Total sea catch 2009 55.8 billion yen 6

Business and Industry

Number of business establishments 2009 194,589 10
Number of manufacturing business establishments 2009 12,740 5
Shipment value of industrial products 2009 15,051 billion yen 2
Gross prefectural product Fiscal 2008 16,453 billion yen 10
Per capita prefectural income Fiscal 2008 3.215 million yen 3

Education

Number of high school students 2010 102,017 10
Number of college students 2010 38,371 15
Number of public libraries 2010 92 9

Health and Welfare

Number of social welfare facilities 2003 1,399 13
Number of hospitals 2010 185 13
Number of clinics 2004 2,628 10
Number of physicians 2003 6,395 12

Tourism

Number of commercial lodgings 2010 3,681 1

Climate

Avg. annual temperature: 17.2 C
Annual precipitation: 2846 mm