Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 67%, Disapprove 27% (Gallup 5/1-5/3/09)

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.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 67%
Disapprove 27%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 35%
Dissatisfied 62%

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 42%
Poor 47%
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 34%
Getting Worse 60%
Staying the Same 4%
Undecided 3%