Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 50%, Disapprove 43% (Quinnipiac 11/17-11/20/16)

Population 1,071 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Quinnipiac
This poll asked respondents 5 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 1071 Registered Voters
Approve 50%
Disapprove 43%
DK/NA 7%
Asked of Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 89%
Disapprove 9%
DK/NA 2%
Asked of Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 80%
DK/NA 7%
Asked of Registered Voters - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 40%
DK/NA 10%

Is your opinion of the Democratic Party favorable, unfavorable or haven't you heard enough about it?

Asked of 1071 Registered Voters
Favorable 35%
Unfavorable 56%
Haven't heard enough 6%
Refused 3%

Is your opinion of the Republican Party favorable, unfavorable or haven't you heard enough about it?

Asked of 1071 Registered Voters
Favorable 38%
Unfavorable 50%
Haven't heard enough 7%
Refused 5%

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 1071 Registered Voters
Very satisfied 5%
Smwht satisfied 22%
Smwht dissatisfied 30%
Very dissatisfied 42%
DK/NA 2%

Do you think the nation's economy is getting better, getting worse, or staying about the same?

Asked of 1071 Registered Voters
Better 30%
Worse 24%
The same 45%
DK/NA 1%