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European Union
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I. Social Facts

Christianity is the largest religion in the European Union (EU) accounting for 72% of EU citizens. Catholics are 48% of EU citizens, the largest Christian group in the EU, while Protestants make up 12%, Christian Orthodo…

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Gerhard Robbers, “European Union”, in: Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, General Editor Gerhard Robbers. Consulted online on 02 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-9749_elr_COM_000167>
First published online: 2015

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