West Germany and the former Communist East are still 'astonishingly different'

BERLIN (Reuters) - From the amount they earn to their religious convictions and cars they drive, gaping differences between Germans in the former Communist East and the West persist after almost 25 years of reunification, a study published on Wednesday showed.

Many don't even like each other, with a third of East Germans viewing westerners as arrogant.

The authors of the study, the Berlin Institute for Population and Development, said it would take another generation for Germany to grow...

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