A. Dotsenko – Council for Ukraine’s Productive Forces Studies, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv.
The paper presents the characteristics of the state of the demographic, economic, social development and environmental conditions of small cities of Ukraine. The functional types of the small cities are defined. The priority directions of economic development of each of the defined functional types of Ukraine’s small cities are substantiated.
territorial organization of population settlement, small cities, polyfunctional cities, monofunctional cities