Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 45%, Trump 39% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 10/29-11/2/16)

Population 2,708 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.1 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 1858 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 45%
Donald Trump 39%
Other 7%
Wouldn't vote 3%
Don't know/Refused 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 85%
Donald Trump 7%
Other 4%
Wouldn't vote 2%
Don't know/Refused 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 9%
Donald Trump 81%
Other 7%
Wouldn't vote 1%
Don't know/Refused 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 24%
Donald Trump 36%
Other 23%
Wouldn't vote 8%
Don't know/Refused 8%

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

Asked of 1858 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 45%
Donald Trump (Republican) 37%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 5%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 2%
Wouldn’t Vote 3%
Don’t know / Refused 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 84%
Donald Trump (Republican) 6%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 3%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 1%
Wouldn’t Vote 2%
Don’t know / Refused 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 9%
Donald Trump (Republican) 78%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 6%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 3%
Wouldn’t Vote 1%
Don’t know / Refused 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 23%
Donald Trump (Republican) 34%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 14%
Jill Stein (Green) 6%
Other 6%
Wouldn’t Vote 6%
Don’t know / Refused 10%

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

Asked of 2708 Adults
Total Approve 51%
Total Disapprove 45%
Not sure 4%
Asked of 1228 Adults - Democrat
Total Approve 86%
Total Disapprove 13%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 934 Adults - Republican
Total Approve 18%
Total Disapprove 82%
Not sure 0%
Asked of 329 Adults - independent
Total Approve 40%
Total Disapprove 52%
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 2708 Adults
Right Direction 25%
Wrong Track 64%
Don't Know 11%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2357 Registered Voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 55%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 2357 Registered Voters
Favorable 51%
Unfavorable 49%

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 1858 Likely Voters
Democratic Candidate 42%
Republican Candidate 41%
Candidate from Another Party 4%
Will not/do not plan to vote 3%
Don't Know/Refused 11%

Party Identification

Asked of 2708 Adults
Strong Democrat 17%
Moderate Democrat 20%
Lean Democrat 6%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 16%
Strong Republican 13%
Independent 14%
None of These 5%
Don't Know 3%