Poll Update

US Economy - Excellent or Poor - Poor 59%, Only Fair 31% (Gallup 2/7-2/9/09)

Population 1,500 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Gallup
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

How would you rate economic conditions in this country today -- as excellent, good, only fair, or poor?

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 0%
Good 9%
Only Fair 31%
Poor 59%
Undecided 1%

Right now, do you think that economic conditions in the country as a whole are getting better or getting worse?

Asked of 1500 Adults
Getting Better 16%
Getting Worse 79%
Staying the Same 3%
Undecided 2%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 17%
Dissatisfied 80%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 63%
Disapprove 23%