What is the location of Cook Islands?
Latitude of Cook Islands is:-21.2333 and Longitude of Cook Islands is: -159.7667
Cook Islands is a self-governed Democratic parliamentary located in South Pacific Ocean. New Zealand in association with the administration of Cook Islands controls the internal and external affairs of Cook Islands. A population of approximately 19569 people lives in the islands, which are spread over an area of 240 square kilometers. Rarotonga is home to a large percentage of this population. Some Cook Islanders also live in the North Islands of New Zealand. The sea zone of the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Cook Islands occupies 1,800,000 square kilometers of the ocean.
Located at the geographical coordinates of 21.2333° South and 159.7667° West, Cook Islands are a group of 15 volcanic islands placed between Samoa and Tahiti. Populated by Polynesians in the 6th century, Cook Islands were earlier named Harvey Islands by James Cook who first set his foot there in 1773. But they were later named Cook Islands in the honour of James Cook.
Cook islands attract large number of tourists resulting in a flourishing tourism Industry, which forms the backbone of its economy, Agriculture is one more important factor in the economy of Cook Islands, which otherwise has an inadequate infrastructure.
Cook Islands has given birth to some famous artists in the world like Mahiriki Tangaroa, Eruera Nia, Mike Tavioni and few others. Rugby is the favourite sport of the inhabitants of Cook Islands.
Looking for a unique experience, Cook Island can give you aplenty.
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