Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 48%, Romney 45% (AP-GfK 10/13-10/17/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source AP-GfK [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 48%
Other 5%
Romney 45%
Undecided 2%

2012 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 51%
Other 6%
Perry 42%
Undecided 1%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 54%
Undecided 2%
Unfavorable 44%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 35%
Undecided 4%
Unfavorable 61%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 49%
Undecided 14%
Unfavorable 37%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 431 Adults - Republican
Bachmann 4%
Cain 26%
Gingrich 7%
Huntsman 2%
Not Voting 2%
Paul 8%
Perry 13%
Romney 30%
Santorum 2%
Undecided 7%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
Democrat 31%
independent 32%
None 13%
Refused 1%
Republican 23%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 25%
Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 43%