Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 72%, Staying the Same 14% (Rasmussen Reports 1/30-2/1/09)

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 72%
Staying the Same 14%
Undecided 6%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 2%
Fair 27%
Good 5%
Poor 64%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Approve 60%
Disapprove 38%