Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 53%, Approve 41% (American Research Group 8/17-8/20/11)

Population 1,100 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.6 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ARG
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 71%
Disapprove 23%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 93%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 44%
Disapprove 47%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 31%
independent 32%
Republican 28%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 5%