Poll Update

US Satisfaction - Dissatisfied 66%, Satisfied 28% (Pew Research Center/PSRA 7/22-7/26/09)

Population 1,506 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Pew
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1506 Adults
Satisfied 28%
Dissatisfied 66%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1506 Adults
Approve 38%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1506 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 32%
Undecided 21%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1506 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 14%

Party Identification

Asked of 1506 Adults
Republican 22%
Democrat 34%
independent 37%
No Preference 5%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1506 Adults
Approve 54%
Disapprove 34%
Undecided 12%
Asked of 505 Adults - Democrat
Approve 85%
Disapprove 8%
Asked of 373 Adults - Republican
Approve 19%
Disapprove 72%
Asked of 532 Adults - independent
Approve 48%
Disapprove 37%

From what you have heard about Barack Obama's health care plan, do you think his plan is a good idea or a bad idea? If you do not have an opinion either way, please just say so.

As of right now, do you generally favor or generally oppose the health care proposals being discussed in Congress?

Asked of 1506 Adults
Favor 38%
Oppose 44%
Undecided 18%