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Crisis management information

Total: 1,447,149
Men: 711,596
Women: 735,553
Households: 585,315
(Estimates as of February 1, 2018)


1,206.96 km² (466.01 sq.mi.)
(Geospatial Information Authority of Japan; As of Oct. 1st. 2015)


North latitude 26 degrees 00 minutes – 27 degrees 00 minutes
East longitude 127 degrees 30 minutes – 128 degrees 30 minutes

Contacts for Emergencies and Unexpected Incidents

Emergency call to police.
Please call 110 to report an accident or crime.

Fire, ambulance, emergency rescue.
Call 118 to report a fire or to ask for an ambulance or rescue service or to contact an emergency call center (a fire station).

Emergency call to coast guard.
Call 119 to report an accident or crime at sea Please

Overseas travel insurance

You may be thinking travel insurance is not necessary for short trip because you have never had a illness/injury problem during your trip in the past.
However, accidents happen no matter how careful you are. If you are planning activities such as scuba diving, cycling, driving, trekking, please join travel insurance and prepare for peace of mind.

It is essential to apply for travel insurance due to the incidents of theft, loss, illness, and injury while you travel are increasing nowadays.
Be prepared yourself for your safety travel with activities such as scuba diving, biking, driving and trekking by applying for travel insurance

Please contact an insurance company directly for how to apply, price, coverage limit which depend on each insurance company.