Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 47%, Romney 46% (AP-GfK 9/13-9/17/12)

Population 1,512 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.2 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source AP-GfK [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 807 likely voters
Barack Obama 47%
Mitt Romney 46%
Neither 2%
Undecided 2%
Refused 3%

2) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,512 adults
Right Direction 42%
Wrong Track 48%
Undecided 9%
Refused 1%

3) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,512 adults
Approve 56%
Disapprove 40%
Neither 2%
Undecided 1%
Refused 1%

4) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,512 adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 48%
Neither 2%
Undecided 1%
Refused 1%

5) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,512 adults
Favorable 58%
Unfavorable 39%
Undecided 2%
Refused 1%

6) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,512 adults
Favorable 40%
Unfavorable 49%
Undecided 10%
Refused 2%

7) Party Identification

Asked of 1,512 adults
Democrat 31%
Republican 22%
independent 29%
None 17%
Undecided 1%