Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 44%, Trump 37% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 9/29-10/3/16)

Population 1,928 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.5 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 1239 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 44%
Donald Trump 37%
Other 9%
Wouldn't vote 3%
Don't know/Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 84%
Donald Trump 7%
Other 5%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 11%
Donald Trump 74%
Other 8%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 16%
Donald Trump 29%
Other 29%
Wouldn't vote 6%
Don't know/Refused 19%

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

Asked of 1239 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 42%
Donald Trump (Republican) 36%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 8%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 2%
Don’t know / Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 81%
Donald Trump (Republican) 7%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 3%
Jill Stein (Green) 3%
Other 2%
Wouldn’t Vote 1%
Don’t know / Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 9%
Donald Trump (Republican) 72%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 8%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 1%
Don’t know / Refused 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 17%
Donald Trump (Republican) 28%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 27%
Jill Stein (Green) 4%
Other 8%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 13%

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

Asked of 1928 Adults
Total Approve 51%
Total Disapprove 45%
Not sure 4%
Asked of 887 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 85%
Total Disapprove 14%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 628 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 19%
Total Disapprove 79%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 269 Adults - independent
Total Approve 38%
Total Disapprove 56%
Not sure 6%

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 1928 Adults
Right Direction 25%
Wrong Track 64%
Don't Know 11%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1669 Registered Voters
Favorable 44%
Unfavorable 56%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1669 Registered Voters
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 50%

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 1239 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 42%
Republican Candidate 38%
Candidate from Another Party 4%
Will not/do not plan to vote 3%
Don't Know/Refused 13%

Party Identification

Asked of 1928 Adults
Strong Democrat 17%
Moderate Democrat 21%
Lean Democrat 5%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 17%
Strong Republican 12%
Independent 13%
None of These 5%
Don't Know 4%