Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 49%, Approve 48% (ABC News/Washington Post 10/17-10/20/13)

Population 1,002 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ABC/Post
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,002 adults
Disapprove 49%
Approve 48%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Democrats
Approve 80%
Disapprove 17%
Asked of Republicans
Disapprove 84%
Approve 16%
Asked of independents
Disapprove 52%
Approve 43%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,002 adults
Disapprove 54%
Approve 44%
Undecided 2%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,002 adults
Wrong Track 68%
Right Direction 28%
Undecided 4%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,002 adults
Disapprove 85%
Approve 12%
Undecided 3%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 48%
Undecided 2%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Unfavorable 63%
Favorable 32%
Undecided 6%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Unfavorable 49%
Favorable 46%
Undecided 5%

2014 National House Race

Asked of 865 registered voters
Democrat 48%
Republican 40%
Neither 5%
Undecided 4%
Other 1%
Would not vote 1%