عنوان مقاله [English]
Cities are complex ecosystems that are affected by social, economic, environmental and cultural factors to achieve sustainable urban development. On the other hand, custom, traditions, norms, values are formed in the context of social relations and self-wise during generations, which leads to some sort of uncontrolled social monitoring and control of the person's socialization behavior, which is considered as "social sustainability" from a special perspective. In this regard, the present study aims to measure social sustainability in Ardabil city. The type of applied research and its method is descriptive and survey, information gathering tool is a questionnaire. The statistical population is all residents of Ardebil. The sample size is based on the Cochran formula of 384 people who were selected by cluster sampling method and finally selected by simple random method. Lisrel software is used to analyze data and information. The findings of the research show that among the indicators of social sustainability in (T) model, participation indices, spatial belonging, environmental factors had the highest level of significance and spatial justice indicators and the least significant indicator of vitality they show. Also, the results of the structural equation model show that according to the modeling indices, it can be argued that the proposed model of researchers has a good fit for goodness. And a good fit between the model presented with the structured model with experimental data. In other words, research indicators have the necessary qualifications for use as a final model of research.