Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 51%, Disapprove 49% (NBC News/SurveyMonkey 10/20)

Population 6,538 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±1.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source NBC/SurveyMonkey
This poll asked respondents 2 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president?

Asked of 6538 Likely Voters
Strongly approve 31%
Somewhat approve 20%
Somewhat disapprove 10%
Strongly disapprove 39%
No Answer 1%

In politics today, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat, or Independent?

Asked of 6538 Likely Voters
Republican 30%
Democrat 33%
independent 35%
No Answer 1%