Which punctuation marks are particularly variable across European languages?

question marks
quotation marks
semicolon
exclamation marks
English ‘cat’ or “cat” is translated to French « chat » and German „katze“. Other countries typically use one of these styles. In many countries, English quotation marks are getting more and more popular due to widespread of English keyboards.
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Answers by country

question marks
quotation marks
semicolon
exclamation marks
answers
flagItaly
18%
72%
9%
0%
11
flagthe Netherlands
23%
69%
0%
7%
13
flagRepublic of Ireland
23%
52%
11%
11%
17
flagFrance
18%
50%
6%
25%
16
flagGermany
20%
47%
11%
15%
44
flagthe United Kingdom
26%
41%
6%
24%
75
flagPoland
29%
40%
12%
17%
10732
flagIndia
20%
34%
20%
22%
44
flagAustralia
25%
33%
8%
29%
24
flagthe United States
31%
27%
20%
19%
134
flagGreece
47%
26%
10%
15%
19
flagUnknown
58%
16%
16%
8%
12