Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 47%, Trump 39% (George Washington University/Battleground 10/8-10/13/16)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source GWU/Battleground
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2016 General Election: Trump vs. Clinton

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 47%
Donald Trump, the Republican 39%
Gary Johnson, Libertarian 7%
Jill Stein, the Green Party 2%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 440 Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 87%
Donald Trump, the Republican 5%
Gary Johnson, Libertarian 3%
Jill Stein, the Green Party 2%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 400 Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 7%
Donald Trump, the Republican 81%
Gary Johnson, Libertarian 9%
Jill Stein, the Green Party 0%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 160 Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 33%
Donald Trump, the Republican 31%
Gary Johnson, Libertarian 16%
Jill Stein, the Green Party 7%
Undecided 13%

2016 National House Race

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Republican 42%
Democrat 47%
Undecided (vol) 11%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Right direction/strongly 16%
Right direction/somewhat 15%
Wrong track/somewhat 6%
Wrong track/strongly 9%
Unsure 54%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 53%
Disapprove 44%
Unsure 3%
Asked of 440 Likely Voters - Democrat
Approve 91%
Disapprove 7%
Unsure 2%
Asked of 400 Likely Voters - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 85%
Unsure 3%
Asked of 160 Likely Voters - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 45%
Unsure 6%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
Strongly Unfavorable 46%
No opinion 1%
Never Heard of 0%

Tim Kaine Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Strongly Unfavorable 20%
No opinion 14%
Never Heard of 16%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
Strongly Unfavorable 53%
No opinion 2%
Never Heard of 0%

Mike Pence Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Strongly Unfavorable 19%
No opinion 10%
Never Heard of 15%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Republican/strong 22%
Republican/not strong 9%
Lean Republican 9%
independent 15%
Lean Democrat 8%
Democrat/not strong 9%
Democrat/strong 27%
No preference (vol.) 1%
Other (vol.) 0%
Unsure/refused (vol.) 0%