Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 44%, Trump 38% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 9/22-9/26/16)

Population 1,705 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.7 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 1041 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 44%
Donald Trump 38%
Other 7%
Wouldn't vote 3%
Don't know/Refused 7%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 84%
Donald Trump 7%
Other 2%
Wouldn't vote 3%
Don't know/Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 8%
Donald Trump 78%
Other 8%
Wouldn't vote 0%
Don't know/Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 20%
Donald Trump 29%
Other 24%
Wouldn't vote 12%
Don't know/Refused 15%

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

Asked of 1041 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 42%
Donald Trump (Republican) 38%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 7%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 2%
Don’t know / Refused 7%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 82%
Donald Trump (Republican) 7%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 3%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 1%
Wouldn’t Vote 2%
Don’t know / Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 6%
Donald Trump (Republican) 76%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 9%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 0%
Don’t know / Refused 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 20%
Donald Trump (Republican) 27%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 18%
Jill Stein (Green) 6%
Other 5%
Wouldn’t Vote 4%
Don’t know / Refused 20%

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

Asked of 1705 Adults
Total Approve 46%
Total Disapprove 47%
Not sure 6%
Asked of 752 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 80%
Total Disapprove 17%
Not sure 3%
Asked of 570 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 14%
Total Disapprove 84%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 216 Adults - independent
Total Approve 41%
Total Disapprove 51%
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 1705 Adults
Right Direction 22%
Wrong Track 65%
Don't Know 14%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1411 Registered Voters
Favorable 43%
Unfavorable 57%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1411 Registered Voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 51%

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 1041 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 42%
Republican Candidate 36%
Candidate from Another Party 4%
Will not/do not plan to vote 3%
Don't Know/Refused 15%

Party Identification

Asked of 1705 Adults
Strong Democrat 17%
Moderate Democrat 18%
Lean Democrat 7%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 15%
Strong Republican 12%
Independent 13%
None of These 7%
Don't Know 4%