Story: Cook Islanders

Pacific ethnicities, 2013

Cook Islanders are one of the larger Pacific ethnic groups in New Zealand. This graph shows the different Pacific ethnic populations in 2013. The Samoan ethnic group was by far the largest, more than double the size of the next two biggest groups, Cook Islanders and Tongans. 

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Carl Walrond, 'Cook Islanders - Settlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2015