Poll Update

US Economy - Excellent or Poor - Poor 55%, Only Fair 37% (Gallup 4/21-4/23/09)

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 7%
Only Fair 37%
Poor 55%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 65%
Disapprove 28%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 31%
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 34%
Getting Worse 60%
Staying the Same 4%
Undecided 2%