Poll Update

2012 National GOP Primary - Perry 23%, Romney 15% (YouGov/Economist 8/20-8/23/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Registered Voters - Republican
Bachmann 9%
Cain 8%
Gingrich 4%
Giuliani 6%
Huntsman 2%
Other 6%
Palin 4%
Paul 11%
Perry 23%
Romney 15%
Santorum 2%
Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 10%
2 Somewhat Approve 20%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 43%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 13%
Disapprove 70%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 39%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 343 Adults - Democrat
Approve 72%
Disapprove 24%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 243 Adults - Republican
Approve 8%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 294 Adults - independent
Approve 36%
Disapprove 56%
Undecided 8%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 47%
Other 8%
Romney 38%

2012 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 51%
Other 9%
Palin 34%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 14%
2 Wrong Track 71%
3 Undecided 15%

2012 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1000 Adults
Lean Obama I 3%
Lean Perry 1%
Obama I 47%
Other 7%
Perry 36%