PacWastePlus country profile snapshot - Cook Islands
SPREP Publications, Waste Management and Pollution Control
The Cook Islands is located in the Polynesia region of the South Pacific. It comprises of 13 inhabited islands and atolls that cover a land area of 237 square kilometer, its exclusive economic zone covers an oceanic area of approximately 1,340,00 square kilometer. The capital of Cook Islands is Avarua, located on the largest island Rarotonga.