Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 63%, Disapprove 29% (Gallup 5/16-5/18/09)

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 63%
Disapprove 29%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 30%
Dissatisfied 67%

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 44%
Poor 45%
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 38%
Getting Worse 55%
Staying the Same 5%
Undecided 2%