The article presents the results of the typologization of Ukraine’s rural settlements by the level of their provision by objects of the service sphere, which characterizes the conditions for the people to obtain a collection of vitally necessary services at the places of residence; and clarifies the changes, which have occurred in the social infrastructure of villages on the household level in the transformational period, and the perspectives to improve the access of the rural population to high-quality services according to the principles of the development of villages.
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