Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 66%, Staying the Same 18% (Rasmussen Reports 1/21-1/23/09)

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 9%
Getting Worse 66%
Staying the Same 18%
Undecided 7%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 25%
Good 6%
Poor 65%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Approve 61%
Disapprove 33%