However, only 27 European countries are members of the EU.
The Language Service of the Council General Secretariat
just has about 700 translators in the Language Service, with a support staff of more than 350 officials and other staff.
Directorate-General for Translation [DG Translation] has a permanent staff of around 2 500 people, according to their website.
Additionally, there's DG-Interpretation, with 500 staff interpreters, 300 - 400 freelance interpreters per day (out of 2.700 accredited freelance interpreters).