Basic country data
- Social pension?
- Scheme information: Old Age Pension
- Year introduced:
- Monthly pension benefit:
- 500 NZ Dollar (417 US$)
- Age of eligiblity:
Resources on the pension in Cook Islands
Year: 2013 | Published by: ESCAP - Social Development Division
This paper seeks to discuss formal income support schemes administered in the Pacific island countries, especially with regard to vulnerable groups such as persons...
This website outlines the establishment of the Cook Island's social pension by Albert Henry.
Year: 2010 | Published by: AusAID
This paper provides a summary of some of the existing evidence on poverty, vulnerability and inequality and highlights the importance of understanding the nature...
This study discusses key issues about the relevance of social safety nets to Pacific island countries, including the Cook Islands. It draws on lessons...