Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 46%, Disapprove 41% (CBS News 1/6-1/10/10)

Population 1,216 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CBS News [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1216 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 41%
Undecided 13%
Asked of 393 Adults - Democrat
Approve 81%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 348 Adults - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 79%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 475 Adults - independent
Approve 42%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 18%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1216 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1216 Adults
Approve 36%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 10%

How would you rate the condition of the national economy these days? Is it very good, fairly good, fairly bad, or very bad?

Asked of 1216 Adults
Fairly Bad 50%
Fairly Good 15%
Undecided 1%
Very Bad 32%
Very Good 2%

Do you think the economy is getting better, getting worse, or staying about the same?

Asked of 1216 Adults
Getting Better 31%
Getting Worse 19%
Staying the Same 49%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1216 Adults
Republican 25%
Democrat 30%
independent 45%