Cook Islands

Basic country data

  • Does the country have a social pension?
  • Yes

Data on social pensions

Old Age Pension

Basic scheme information

Data on social pensions

  • Name of pension or programme
  • Old Age Pension
  • Year first social pension introduced
  • 1966
  • Administrative Organisation
  • The Social Welfare Division- Ministry of Internal Affairs
  • Legislative Underpinning
  • Welfare act of 1989 (amended 1992-3)

2014

Ministry of internal affairs: Cook Islands Old Age Pension

Eligibility criteria

2014

Ministry of internal affairs: Cook Islands Old Age Pension

Adequacy

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