Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 54%, Disapprove 43% (ABC News/Washington Post 1/13-1/16/11)

Population 1,053 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ABC/Post
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1053 Adults
Approve 54%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1053 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1053 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 5%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1053 Adults
Right Direction 38%
Undecided 3%
Wrong Track 60%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1053 Adults
Approve 28%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 7%

Party Identification

Asked of 1053 Adults
Democrat 33%
Republican 23%
independent 38%
Other 5%
Undecided 1%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 1053 Adults
Barbour 1%
DeMint 1%
Gingrich 9%
Huckabee 21%
Huntsman 1%
No Opinion 6%
Other 1%
Palin 19%
Pawlenty 2%
Perry 3%
Romney 17%
Undecided 6%