Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Unfavorable 37%, Somewhat Favorable 21% (YouGov/Economist 8/13-8/16/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 21%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 7%
2 Somewhat Approve 21%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 46%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 336 Adults - Democrat
Approve 73%
Disapprove 23%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 249 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 289 Adults - independent
Approve 32%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 4%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 47%
Romney 42%
Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 12%
Disapprove 70%
Undecided 9%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 12%
2 Wrong Track 74%
3 Undecided 15%

2012 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1000 Adults
Lean Obama I 1%
Lean Perry 4%
Obama I 47%
Other 0%
Perry 35%
Undecided 12%