E.g., 09/24/2020
E.g., 09/24/2020

Country Resource - Cook Islands

Cook Islands

CK
  • Population......................................................................8,574 (July 2020 est.)
  • Population growth rate .........................................................-2.59% (2020 est.)
  • Birth rate............................................................13.3 births/1,000 population (2020 est.)
  • Death rate...........................................................9 deaths/1,000 population (2020 est.)
  • Net migration rate.................................................................-29.9 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2020 est.)
  • 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 11,700 in September 2016

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.