Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 49%, Disapprove 40% (Pew Research Center/PSRA 12/9-12/13/09)

Population 1,503 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Pew [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1503 Adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 11%
Asked of 456 Adults - Democrat
Approve 83%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 416 Adults - Republican
Approve 19%
Disapprove 73%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 561 Adults - independent
Approve 42%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 14%

How would you rate economic conditions in this country today… as excellent, good, only fair, or poor?

Asked of 1503 Adults
Excellent 1%
Good 7%
Only Fair 41%
Poor 50%
Undecided 1%

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

Asked of 1503 Adults
Favor 35%
Oppose 48%
Undecided 17%

Party Identification

Asked of 1503 Adults
Republican 25%
Democrat 32%
independent 38%
No Preference 2%
Other 0%
Undecided 2%