Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 45%, Romney 48% (Monmouth University 10/18-10/21/12)

Population 1,402 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.6 percentage points
Polling Method IVR/Live Phone
Source Monmouth [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Barack Obama 45%
Mitt Romney 48%
Other 3%
Undecided 5%

2) Party Identification

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Democrat 35%
Republican 31%
independent 34%

3) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 45%
Undecided 10%

4) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 39%
Undecided 12%

5) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 21%

6) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 37%
Unfavorable 46%
Undecided 18%