Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 51%, Trump 41% (Quinnipiac 8/18-8/24/16)

Population 1,498 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Quinnipiac [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the election for President were being held today, and the candidates were Hillary Clinton the Democrat and Donald Trump the Republican, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Clinton 51%
Trump 41%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 3%
DK/NA 4%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Clinton 92%
Trump 4%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 1%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Clinton 12%
Trump 84%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 0%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Clinton 46%
Trump 41%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 8%
DK/NA 5%

If the election for President were being held today, and the candidates were Hillary Clinton the Democrat, Donald Trump the Republican, Gary Johnson the Libertarian, and Jill Stein the Green party candidate, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Clinton 45%
Trump 38%
Johnson 10%
Stein 4%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 0%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Clinton 88%
Trump 4%
Johnson 3%
Stein 3%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 0%
DK/NA 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Clinton 10%
Trump 81%
Johnson 6%
Stein 1%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 0%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Clinton 33%
Trump 34%
Johnson 19%
Stein 9%
SMONE ELSE (VOL) 0%
DK/NA 5%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 21%
Smwht Favorable 12%
Smwht Unfavorable 8%
Strongly Unfavorable 53%
Hvn't hrd enough 4%
REFUSED/DK/NA 2%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 25%
Smwht Favorable 16%
Smwht Unfavorable 7%
Strongly Unfavorable 46%
Hvn't hrd enough 4%
REFUSED/DK/NA 1%

Jill Stein Favorable Rating

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 4%
Smwht Favorable 7%
Smwht Unfavorable 5%
Strongly Unfavorable 10%
Hvn't hrd enough 74%
REFUSED/DK/NA 1%

Gary Johnson Favorable Rating

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Strongly Favorable 7%
Smwht Favorable 10%
Smwht Unfavorable 6%
Strongly Unfavorable 8%
Hvn't hrd enough 68%
REFUSED/DK/NA 1%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1498 Likely Voters
Approve 54%
Disapprove 44%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Approve 91%
Disapprove 7%
DK/NA 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 85%
DK/NA 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Approve 52%
Disapprove 44%
DK/NA 4%