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
flagthe Netherlands
27%
63%
0%
9%
11
flagFrance
23%
53%
0%
23%
13
flagGermany
15%
47%
13%
18%
38
flagRepublic of Ireland
33%
41%
16%
8%
12
flagPoland
29%
40%
12%
17%
10339
flagAustralia
20%
40%
5%
30%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
26%
38%
7%
25%
63
flagIndia
17%
37%
20%
22%
35
flagthe United States
31%
26%
21%
18%
119
flagGreece
47%
26%
10%
15%
19
flagUnknown
58%
16%
16%
8%
12