Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 75%, Right Direction 21% (AP-GfK 8/18-8/22/11)

Population 1,001 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.2 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source AP-GfK [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1001 Adults
Right Direction 21%
Undecided 4%
Wrong Track 75%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 52%
Neither 1%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 36%
Disapprove 63%
Neither 1%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 53%
Neither 1%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1001 Adults
Favorable 54%
Undecided 2%
Unfavorable 45%

Party Identification

Asked of 1001 Adults
Democrat 29%
independent 30%
None 20%
Republican 21%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 20%
Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 48%