Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 73%, Right Direction 19% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 11/2-11/5/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 19%
Wrong Track 73%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 52%
Disapprove 41%
Undecided 7%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 27%
Somewhat Positive 19%
Neutral 15%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 26%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Positive 26%
Neutral 32%
Negative 30%
Undecided 12%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 33%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Neutral 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 1%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of Registered Voters
Depends 1%
Obama I 49%
Other 4%
Romney 43%
Undecided 3%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 20%
2 Democrat 11%
3 Lean Democrat 15%
4 independent 13%
5 Lean Republican 9%
6 Republican 14%
7 Strong Republican 13%
8 Other 3%
9 Undecided 2%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 248 Likely Voters - Republican
Bachmann 4%
Cain 27%
Gingrich 13%
Not Voting 1%
Paul 10%
Perry 10%
Romney 28%
Santorum 2%
Undecided 4%