The European Union’s single market framework has enabled the free movement of goods, services and capital and a common currency, amongst almost all of its member states. Europe’s Gross Domestic Product composition by sector is agriculture: 1.8%, industry: 25.2% and services: 72.8%. Europe covers an area of 10,180,000 km².

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