عنوان مقاله [English]
Having favorite quality of life has been always the aspiration for people to achieve. Analysis of quality of living environment within the urban areas is essential to identify the quality of the environment, attempting to improve the quality of it and identifying and applying appropriate models for development. This study aimed at analyzing the environmental quality of life in Safarabad, Koyefarhang and Shahrak-e-karmandan neighborhoods in Zanjan city. This research as an applied research based on descriptive-analytic method and the essential data has been gathered by documentary and survey method (questionnaire and interview). Method of data analysis is descriptive statistics (t-test, freedman test, correlation coefficient and linear regression). The results show that the most satisfaction level is associated with the structural aspects and the least with the economic aspects. Also it is recognized that quality of life among studied households is less than optimal. The findings show that about 21.4 percent of respondents are fully satisfied with the quality of their life, 12.8 percent are completely dissatisfied and satisfaction rate of 65.8 percent of respondents are between these two levels. In addition, it is understood that quality of life is a multidimensional concept that physical development, the local environment, urban peace, hope for the future and objective and subjective well-being make its dimensions in Zanjan city and about 33percent of the variation is explained by well-being factor.