Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Romney 49%, Obama 45% (Pew 10/4-10/7/12)

Population 1,511 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.9 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Pew
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1112 Likely Voters
Obama I 45%
Romney 49%
Undecided 6%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1511 Adults
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 45%
Undecided 5%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1511 Adults
Not Heard Enough 1%
Undecided 7%

Party Identification

Asked of 1511 Adults
Republican 27%
Democrat 31%
independent 36%
No Preference 3%
Other 1%
Undecided 3%