Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 26% (Ipsos/Reuters (Web) 12/16-12/20/16)

Population 2,065 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.5 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source Ipsos/Reuters
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

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 2065 Adults
Right Direction 26%
Wrong Track 59%
Don't Know 15%

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

Asked of 2065 Adults
Approve 56%
Disapprove 41%
Not sure 3%
Asked of 960 Adults - Democrat
Approve 89%
Disapprove 10%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 727 Adults - Republican
Approve 24%
Disapprove 75%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 216 Adults - independent
Approve 42%
Disapprove 53%
Not sure 5%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2065 Adults
Favorable 52%
Unfavorable 48%

Mike Pence Favorable Rating

Asked of 2065 Adults
Favorable 58%
Unfavorable 42%

Party Identification

Asked of 2065 Adults
Strong Democrat 16%
Moderate Democrat 20%
Lean Democrat 6%
Lean Republican 6%
Moderate Republican 15%
Strong Republican 14%
Independent 12%
None of These 7%
Don't Know 3%