The findings of the work necessitates the consideration of such personality characteristics as self-attitude and confidence as of factors of satisfaction with relationships with significant others. The self-confidence and personality lead to a fuller understanding of their relationships with significant others, and embodied in such integral indices as relationship satisfaction. The article presents a theoretical overview of the study of factors determining the individual’s satisfaction with the relationships with significant others, such as the self-confidence and communication and their relationship. The essence, functions and features of such concepts as "significant other", "closeness", "confidence", "satisfaction" are revealed. The relations between "proximity" and "significance" in the context of interpersonal relationships are analyzed. The findings of the work necessitates the consideration of such personality characteristics as self-attitude and confidence as of factors of satisfaction with relationships with significant others.
In this research the features of valuable orientations of residents of Perm and Perm region has been analysed. This problem is interesting to regional science, in particular, for understanding of psychological specifics of the population of the region. Residents of Perm and Perm region (n=557) - representatives of Perm, Kudymkar, Kungur, Gubakha, Solikamsk, Berezniki and some municipal districts as Ilyinsky, Kishertsky, Nytvensky, Osinsky, Suksunsky have acted as respondents. As a result it has been revealed that for respondents values such as Self-Direction Action, Self-Direction Thought, Security Societal, Security Personal, Humility, Conformity Interpersonal, Power Resources, Benevolence: care are more important; and values of Hedonism and Universalism Concern less important.