Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Unfavorable 36%, Very Favorable 21% (YouGov/Economist 8/6-8/9/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 21%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 8%
2 Somewhat Approve 20%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 18%
4 Strongly Disapprove 45%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 383 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 242 Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 91%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 290 Adults - independent
Approve 35%
Disapprove 60%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 69%
Undecided 8%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 13%
2 Wrong Track 71%
3 Undecided 16%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 48%
Romney 45%
Undecided 7%