E.g., 12/10/2016
E.g., 12/10/2016

Country Resource - Cook Islands

Cook Islands

CK
  • Population......................................................................9,556 (July 2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate .........................................................-2.88% (2016 est.)
  • Birth rate............................................................14.1 births/1,000 population (2016 est.)
  • Death rate...........................................................8.3 deaths/1,000 population (2016 est.)
  • Net migration rate.................................................................N/A
  • Ethnic groups.......Cook Island Maori (Polynesian) 81.3%, part Cook Island Maori 6.7%, other 11.9% (2011 est.)

Note: the Cook Islands' Ministry of Finance & Economic Management estimated the resident population to have been 12,000 in December 2015.

CIA World Factbook

Paul Spoonley describes a massive economic and cultural shift caused by emigration from the Cook Islands to New Zealand.

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Paul Spoonley describes a massive economic and cultural shift caused by emigration from the Cook Islands to New Zealand.