Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 51%, Disapprove 42% (Gallup 10/2-10/4/09)

Population 1,500 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Gallup
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 51%
Disapprove 42%

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 35%
Getting Worse 58%

How would you rate economic conditions in this country today -- as excellent, good, only fair, or poor?

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 12%
Poor 47%