Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 64%, Staying the Same 17% (Rasmussen Reports 1/19-1/21/09)

Population 1,500 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.0 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 1500 Likely Voters
Getting Better 12%
Getting Worse 64%
Staying the Same 17%
Undecided 7%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 28%
Good 6%
Poor 61%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Approve 64%
Disapprove 29%