ⓘ Tottori 1st district is a constituency of the House of Representatives in the Diet of Japan. It covers roughly the Eastern half of Tottori and consists of the c ..

                                     

ⓘ Tottori 1st district

Tottori 1st district is a constituency of the House of Representatives in the Diet of Japan. It covers roughly the Eastern half of Tottori and consists of the cities of Tottori and Kurayoshi and the counties of Iwami, Yazu as well as the towns of Yurihama and Misasa in Tōhaku District. As of 2012, 256.020 eligible voters were registered in the district.

Until the electoral reform of 1994, this area was part of Tottori at-large district, where he was elected one non-transferable votes of four delegates.

Tottori 1st district, as most of the Chugoku tend to vote for conservative candidates. This area is a "conservative Kingdom" Hosu fairy, a stronghold of the liberal democratic party, and its sole representative since its creation was Shigeru Ishiba without a fraction earlier, Nukaga faction, Secretary, former defence Minister and agriculture Minister, son of the former adviser of the Governor and Tottori Jirō Ishiba and the grandson of Taro Kanamori, appointed Governor of Tokushima and Yamagata in the 1930-ies.