XIII Международная научная конференция по проблемам развития экономики и общества. В 4 кн. Кн. 3.
The purpose of the study - identification and systematization of factors of place attractiveness for inhabitants (quality of local life). Research method is a survey of the population of the five cities of the Republic of Karelia. The most important results and conclusions of the study: place attractiveness depends on both objective factors of the local environment and the perceptions of local population. Perception, in turn, is formed by the existing local way of life.