Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 51%, Approve 42% (Pew 12/3-12/7/14)

Population 1,507 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.9 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Pew [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 13 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1507 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 6%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1507 Adults
Satisfied 26%
Dissatisfied 71%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 779 Adults
Approve 39%
Disapprove 56%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 779 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 728 Adults
Approve 37%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 9%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
1 Favorable 37%
2 Unfavorable 57%
3 Never Heard Of 0%
4 Can't Rate/Refused 6%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
1 Favorable 41%
2 Unfavorable 54%
3 Never Heard Of 0%
4 Can't Rate/Refused 5%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
Favorable 48%
Unfavorable 49%
Never Heard of 0%
Undecided 3%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
1 Favorable 24%
2 Unfavorable 46%
3 Never Heard Of 18%
4 Can't Rate/Refused 13%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
Favorable 27%
Unfavorable 47%
Never Heard Of 15%
Can't Rate/Refused 11%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
1 Favorable 21%
2 Unfavorable 37%
3 Never Heard Of 24%
4 Can't Rate/Refused 18%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1507 Adults
1 Favorable 20%
2 Unfavorable 41%
3 Never Heard Of 25%
4 Can't Rate/Refused 14%

Party Identification

Asked of 1507 Adults
Republican 24%
Democrat 31%
independent 39%
No Preference 3%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%