Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 50%, Disapprove 47% (Quinnipiac 9/8-9/13/16)

Population 960 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.2 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Quinnipiac
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as President?

Asked of 960 Likely Voters
Approve 50%
Disapprove 47%
DK/NA 3%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Approve 94%
Disapprove 4%
DK/NA 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 90%
DK/NA 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Approve 44%
Disapprove 52%
DK/NA 4%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 960 Likely Voters
Favorable 43%
Unfavorable 48%
Hvn't hrd enough 6%
Refused 2%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 960 Likely Voters
Favorable 31%
Unfavorable 60%
Hvn't hrd enough 6%
Refused 3%

In general, how satisfied are you with the way things are going in the nation today; are you very satisfied, somewhat satisfied, somewhat dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied?

Asked of 960 Likely Voters
Very satisfied 6%
Smwht satisfied 28%
Smwht dissatisfied 29%
Very dissatisfied 37%
DK/NA 0%