Creating a socio-cultural typology of regional educational situations

V. Sobkin, Academician of Russian Academy of Education, Head of Center of Social Science of Education, Institute of Board of Education, Russian Academy of Education

V. Yanbekova, Junior Research Fellow of Institute of Sociology of Education

The authors analyze indicators such as: demographic situation, labour market, education, health services, culture, delinquency, ICT, science represented in the RF official statistics. Refinement of the indicators system to analyze a social situation in education at a regional level is suggested. Relationships between various indicators of complex indexes which are used for typology of the Russian regions are identified.

Key words: sociocultural specific features, typology of regions, modernization.