Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 45%, Romney 47% (AP-GfK 10/19-10/23/12)

Population 1,512 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source AP-GfK [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 839 likely voters
Barack Obama 45%
Mitt Romney 47%
Neither 2%
Undecided 3%
Refused 3%

2) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,186 adults
Right Direction 41%
Wrong Track 50%
Undecided 9%

3) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,186 adults
Approve 52%
Disapprove 45%
Neither 2%
Undecided 2%

4) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,186 adults
Favorable 53%
Unfavorable 42%
Undecided 4%
Refused 1%

5) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,186 adults
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 46%
Undecided 8%
Refused 1%

6) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,186 adults
Favorable 44%
Unfavorable 41%
Undecided 14%
Refused 1%

7) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,186 adults
Favorable 42%
Unfavorable 39%
Undecided 18%
Refused 1%

8) Party Identification

Asked of 1,186 adults
Democrat 31%
Republican 25%
independent 27%
None 14%
Undecided 2%
Refused 2%