Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 44%, Disapprove 44% (CBS 9/28-10/2/11)

Population 1,012 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CBS [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1012 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 12%
Asked of 343 Adults - Democrat
Approve 78%
Disapprove 13%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 266 Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 86%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 403 Adults - independent
Approve 41%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 17%

Party Identification

Asked of 1012 Adults
Republican 24%
Democrat 31%
independent 45%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1012 Adults
Right Direction 19%
Wrong Track 73%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1012 Adults
Approve 35%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1012 Adults
Approve 11%
Disapprove 80%
Undecided 9%