Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 40%, Trump 35% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 7/25-7/29/16)

Population 2,157 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.4 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source Ipsos/Reuters
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were as below, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 1050 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 40%
Donald Trump 35%
Other 8%
Wouldn't vote 5%
Don't know/Refused 12%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 79%
Donald Trump 9%
Other 4%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 6%
Donald Trump 71%
Other 9%
Wouldn't vote 3%
Don't know/Refused 11%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 27%
Donald Trump 23%
Other 27%
Wouldn't vote 7%
Don't know/Refused 17%

If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were as below, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 1433 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 37%
Donald Trump (Republican) 37%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 5%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 5%
Wouldn’t Vote 5%
Don’t know / Refused 10%

Overall, do you approve or disapprove about the way Barack Obama is handling his job as President?

Asked of 2157 Adults
Total Approve 45%
Total Disapprove 49%
Not sure 6%
Asked of 899 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 81%
Total Disapprove 17%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 753 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 15%
Total Disapprove 84%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 266 Adults - independent
Total Approve 33%
Total Disapprove 58%
Not sure 9%

Generally speaking, would you say things in this country are heading in the right direction, or are they off on the wrong track?

Asked of 2157 Adults
Right Direction 18%
Wrong Track 68%
Don't Know 14%

Party Identification

Asked of 2157 Adults
Strong Democrat 14%
Moderate Democrat 19%
Lean Democrat 7%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 16%
Strong Republican 11%
Independent 12%
None of These 7%
Don't Know 7%

In 2016, if the election for U.S. Congress were held today, would you vote for the Democratic candidate or the Republican candidate for U.S. Congress in your district where you live?

Asked of 1433 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 38%
Republican Candidate 37%
Candidate from Another Party 3%
Will not/do not plan to vote 5%
Don't Know/Refused 16%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1290 Registered Voters
Favorable 43%
Unfavorable 57%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1290 Registered Voters
Favorable 43%
Unfavorable 57%