Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 39%, Trump 39% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 9/15-9/19/16)

Population 1,749 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source Ipsos/Reuters [PDF]
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 1111 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 39%
Donald Trump 39%
Other 10%
Wouldn't vote 4%
Don't know/Refused 7%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 84%
Donald Trump 5%
Other 6%
Wouldn't vote 1%
Don't know/Refused 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 6%
Donald Trump 75%
Other 9%
Wouldn't vote 5%
Don't know/Refused 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 17%
Donald Trump 35%
Other 28%
Wouldn't vote 7%
Don't know/Refused 13%

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

Asked of 1111 Likely Voters
Donald Trump (Republican) 39%
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 37%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 7%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 7%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Donald Trump (Republican) 5%
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 80%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 5%
Jill Stein (Green) 4%
Other 1%
Wouldn’t Vote 1%
Don’t know / Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Donald Trump (Republican) 74%
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 6%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 8%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 4%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Donald Trump (Republican) 39%
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 16%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 18%
Jill Stein (Green) 5%
Other 5%
Wouldn’t Vote 4%
Don’t know / Refused 12%

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

Asked of 1749 Adults
Total Approve 47%
Total Disapprove 48%
Not sure 5%
Asked of 722 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 86%
Total Disapprove 12%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 596 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 10%
Total Disapprove 89%
Not sure 0%
Asked of 234 Adults - independent
Total Approve 35%
Total Disapprove 57%
Not sure 8%

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 1749 Adults
Right Direction 21%
Wrong Track 67%
Don't Know 13%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1457 Registered Voters
Favorable 42%
Unfavorable 58%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1457 Registered Voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 55%

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 1111 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 39%
Republican Candidate 40%
Candidate from Another Party 5%
Will not/do not plan to vote 4%
Don't Know/Refused 11%

Party Identification

Asked of 1749 Adults
Strong Democrat 17%
Moderate Democrat 17%
Lean Democrat 7%
Lean Republican 7%
Moderate Republican 17%
Strong Republican 10%
Independent 14%
None of These 7%
Don't Know 5%