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diferencia de tiempo: UTC+13 (18 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)
División administrativa
none (territory of New Zealand)
none (territory of New Zealand)
Feriado nacional
Waitangi Day (Treaty of Waitangi established British sovereignty over New Zealand), 6 Febrero (1840)
history: many previous; latest efectiva 1 Enero 1949 (Tokelau Islands Act 1948)
amendments: proposed as a resolution by the General Fono; passage requires support by each village and approval by the General Fono; modificada many times, last in 2007 (2019)
21 años de edad; universal
Poder Executivo
jefe de estado: Queen ELIZABETH II (desde 6 February 1952); represented by Governor General of New Zealand Governor General Dame Patricia Lee REDDY (desde 28 September 2016); New Zealand is represented by Administrator Jonathan KINGS (desde 30 August 2017)
jefe de gobierno: Afega GAULOFA (desde 10 March 2016); note - position rotates annually among the three Faipule (village leaders)
cabinet: Council for the Ongoing Government of Tokelau (or Tokelau Council) functions as a cabinet; consists of 3 Faipule (village leaders) and 3 Pulenuku (village mayors)
elections/appointments: the monarchy is hereditary; governor general appointed by the monarch; administrator appointed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade in New Zealand; jefe de gobierno chosen from the Council of Faipule to serve a 1-year term

note: the meeting place of the Tokelau Council rotates annually among the three atolls; this tradition has given rise to the somewhat misleading description that the capital rotates yearly between the three atolls; in actuality, it is the seat of the government councilors that rotates desde Tokelau has no capital

Fuente: CIA World Factbook
A menos que sea indicado, toda la información en esta página es correcta hasta Diciembre 31, 2019