Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 46%, Romney 42% (YouGov/Economist 11/5-11/8/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 46%
Other 7%
Romney 42%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 44%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 10%
2 Somewhat Approve 20%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 46%
5 Undecided 7%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 27%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 19%
5 Undecided 23%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Bachmann 7%
Cain 21%
Gingrich 16%
Huntsman 5%
Other 6%
Paul 7%
Perry 7%
Romney 24%
Santorum 2%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 508 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 183 Adults - Democrat
Approve 68%
Disapprove 29%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 122 Adults - Republican
Approve 14%
Disapprove 83%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 144 Adults - independent
Approve 39%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 3%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 10%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 65%
Undecided 10%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 15%
2 Wrong Track 72%
3 Undecided 13%

2012 General Election: Gingrich vs Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Gingrich 41%
Obama I 48%
Other 5%
Undecided 6%