Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 47% (PPP (D-Americans United for Change) 10/17-10/19/12)

Population 1,200 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source PPP (D-Americans United for Change) [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 47%
Undecided 4%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 47%
Undecided 4%

3) Party Identification

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Democrat 42%
Republican 36%
independent / Other 22%

4) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 4%
Asked of likely voters - democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 4%
Asked of likely voters - republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 3%
Asked of likely voters - independent
Approve 40%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 5%