Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 44%, Trump 37% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 10/6-10/10/16)

Population 3,567 Adults
Margin of Error ±1.9 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 2363 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 44%
Donald Trump 37%
Other 9%
Wouldn't vote 4%
Don't know/Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 79%
Donald Trump 9%
Other 5%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 8%
Donald Trump 77%
Other 9%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 24%
Donald Trump 32%
Other 27%
Wouldn't vote 5%
Don't know/Refused 12%

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

Asked of 2363 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 44%
Donald Trump (Republican) 37%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 6%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 2%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 79%
Donald Trump (Republican) 10%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 4%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 1%
Wouldn’t Vote 1%
Don’t know / Refused 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 8%
Donald Trump (Republican) 77%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 7%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 2%
Don’t know / Refused 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 23%
Donald Trump (Republican) 31%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 15%
Jill Stein (Green) 8%
Other 8%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 12%

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

Asked of 3567 Adults
Total Approve 52%
Total Disapprove 44%
Not sure 4%
Asked of 1689 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 81%
Total Disapprove 16%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 1170 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 17%
Total Disapprove 83%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 412 Adults - independent
Total Approve 40%
Total Disapprove 52%
Not sure 7%

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 3567 Adults
Right Direction 65%
Wrong Track 25%
Don't Know 10%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 3094 Registered Voters
Favorable 41%
Unfavorable 59%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 3094 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 2363 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 46%
Republican Candidate 36%
Candidate from Another Party 3%
Will not/do not plan to vote 3%
Don't Know/Refused 12%

Party Identification

Asked of 3567 Adults
Strong Democrat 17%
Moderate Democrat 22%
Lean Democrat 8%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 16%
Strong Republican 10%
Independent 12%
None of These 6%
Don't Know 4%