Main City: Niigata
Population: 2,305,000 people, ranking 15/47 prefecture (2015) 
Area: 12,582 km2 
Geographical / Landscape description
The island of Shikoku is the smallest of Japan’s four main islands and accounts for 5% of the total land area of Japan.
Agriculture industries are well developed in the region and provide a gross domestic product that is higher than the average when compared to other areas of Japan.
Japan is one of the world’s leading cultural superpowers, with some of the greatest contributions to film, art, fashion and international politics originating in the Japanese archipelago.