European Union

Economic and political union of states mostly located in Europe
trends
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inception
February 7, 1992
start time
November 1, 1993
statement is subject of
preferred
December 13, 2007
start time
December 1, 2009
object has role
statement is subject of
April 8, 1965
start time
July 1, 1967
object has role
statement is subject of
alias
EU
E.U.
eu
🇪🇺
Europe
official name
Европейски съюз (bulgarian)
Evropská unie (czech)
Den Europæiske Union (danish)
Europäische Union (german)
Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση (greek)
European Union (english)
Unión Europea (spanish)
Euroopa Liit (estonian)
Euroopan unioni (finnish)
Union européenne (french)
An tAontas Eorpach (irish)
Europska unija (croatian)
Európai Unió (hungarian)
Unione europea (italian)
Europos Sąjunga (lithuanian)
Eiropas Savienība (latvian)
Unjoni Ewropea (maltese)
Europese Unie (dutch)
Unia Europejska (polish)
União Europeia (portuguese)
Uniunea Europeană (romanian)
Európska únia (slovak)
Evropska unija (slovenian)
Europeiska unionen (swedish)
short name
EU (english)
EU (german)
UE (french)
UE (italian)
EU (czech)
UE (spanish)
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ЕС (russian)
ЄС (ukrainian)
UE (polish)
EL (estonian)
demonym
European (english)
Europei (italian)
Europejczyk (polish)
Європеєць (ukrainian)
Europeaan (dutch)
eŭropano (esperanto)
motto text
United in diversity (english)
preferred
Обединен в многообразието (bulgarian)
Ujedinjeni u različitosti (croatian)
Jednotná v rozmanitosti (czech)
Forenet i mangfoldighed (danish)
In verscheidenheid verenigd (dutch)
Ühinenud mitmekesisuses (estonian)
Moninaisuudessaan yhtenäinen (finnish)
Unie dans la diversité (french)
In Vielfalt geeint (german)
Ενωμένοι στην πολυμορφία (greek)
Egység a sokféleségben (hungarian)
Ní ceart go cur le chéile (irish)
Unita nella diversità (italian)
Vienota dažādībā (latvian)
Suvienijusi įvairovę (lithuanian)
Magħquda fid-diversità (maltese)
Zjednoczona w różnorodności (polish)
Unida na diversidade (portuguese)
Uniţi în diversitate (romanian)
Zjednotení v rozmanitosti (slovak)
Združena v raznolikosti (slovenian)
Unida en la diversidad (spanish)
Förenade i mångfalden (swedish)
Единство в многообразии (russian)
Єдність у різноманітті (ukrainian)
coordinate location
latitude50.117
longitude9.248
precision0.1
executive body
European Commission
diplomatic relation
award received
Nobel Peace Prize
population
20082010201220142016500M510M
508,450,856
point in time
January 1, 2015
preferred
511,373,278
point in time
January 1, 2017
506,944,075
point in time
January 1, 2014
500,904,699
point in time
January 1, 2013
499,784,361
point in time
January 1, 2012
500,204,517
point in time
January 1, 2011
498,867,771
point in time
January 1, 2010
497,780,439
point in time
January 1, 2009
495,985,066
point in time
January 1, 2008
493,987,245
point in time
January 1, 2007
contains administrative territorial entity