Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Economy - Disapprove 53%, Approve 40% (CBS 12/14-12/18/11)

Population 992 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 - Economy

Asked of 992 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 7%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 291 Likely Voters - Republican
Bachmann 4%
Gingrich 20%
Huntsman 1%
Other 19%
Paul 10%
Perry 6%
Romney 20%
Santorum 3%
Undecided 17%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 992 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 336 Adults - Democrat
Approve 78%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 275 Adults - Republican
Approve 16%
Disapprove 80%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 381 Adults - independent
Approve 41%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 16%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 992 Adults
Approve 51%
Disapprove 32%
Undecided 17%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 992 Adults
Approve 11%
Disapprove 83%
Undecided 6%