Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 48%, Approve 47% (American Research Group 8/17-8/20/12)

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 47%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 363 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 17%
Asked of 330 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 84%
Asked of 308 Adults - independent
Approve 48%
Disapprove 47%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 5%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 33%
independent 28%
Republican 30%