Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 81%, Staying the Same 9% (Rasmussen Reports 9/29-10/1/08)

Population 3,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.0 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source Rasmussen
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Are economic conditions in the country getting better or worse these days?

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
Getting Better 5%
Getting Worse 81%
Staying the Same 9%
Undecided 5%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
Excellent 2%
Fair 31%
Good 7%
Poor 59%

2008 National General Election

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
McCain 44%
Not Sure 3%
Obama 51%
Someone Else 1%