Poll Update

US Economy - Excellent or Poor - Poor 49%, Only Fair 38% (Gallup 4/27-4/29/09)

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 11%
Only Fair 38%
Poor 49%
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 36%
Getting Worse 58%
Staying the Same 4%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 63%
Disapprove 31%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 33%
Dissatisfied 64%