Poll Update

US Economy - Excellent or Poor - Poor 52%, Only Fair 38% (Gallup 4/14-4/16/09)

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 1%
Good 9%
Only Fair 38%
Poor 52%
Undecided 0%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 62%
Disapprove 30%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 29%
Dissatisfied 66%

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 36%
Getting Worse 57%
Staying the Same 4%
Undecided 3%