Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 52%, Disapprove 40% (Pew 1/9-1/13/13)

Population 1,502 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.9 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Pew [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,502 adults
Approve 52%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 473 Democrats
Approve 88%
Disapprove 7%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 403 Republicans
Disapprove 83%
Approve 14%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 557 independents
Approve 48%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 10%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1,502 adults
Dissatisfied 66%
Satisfied 30%
Undecided 4%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,502 adults
Favorable 59%
Unfavorable 38%
Undecided 3%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 727 adults
Unfavorable 40%
Favorable 26%
Never Heard Of 20%
Can't Rate/Refused 14%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 727 adults
Unfavorable 34%
Never Heard Of 28%
Favorable 21%
Can't Rate/Refused 17%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 775 adults
Favorable 42%
Unfavorable 42%
Never Heard of 8%
Undecided 8%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 775 adults
Never Heard Of 32%
Unfavorable 28%
Favorable 21%
Can't Rate/Refused 20%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 775 adults
Favorable 40%
Never Heard Of 26%
Unfavorable 17%
Can't Rate/Refused 16%

Party Identification

Asked of 1,502 adults
independent 38%
Democrat 32%
Republican 25%
Undecided 2%
No Preference 2%