Nearly 60 million Christmas trees are grown each year in Europe.
Busy Santa Facts
US scientists calculated that Santa would have to visit 822 homes a second to deliver all the world's presents on Christmas Eve, travelling at 650 miles a second.
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The abbreviation Xmas isn't irreligious. The letter X is a Greek abbreviation for Christ.
The world's tallest Xmas tree at 221ft high was erected in a Washington shopping mall in 1950.