Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Unfavorable 38%, Very Favorable 27% (YouGov/Economist 3/24-3/27/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 12 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 27%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 9%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Gingrich 11%
Other 12%
Paul 9%
Romney 31%
Santorum 31%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 383 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 242 Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 290 Adults - independent
Approve 39%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 7%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 25%
5 Undecided 17%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 25%
2 Wrong Track 58%
3 Undecided 17%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 35%
Unfavorable 46%
Undecided 18%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 21%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 40%
5 Undecided 13%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 6%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 65%
Undecided 12%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 46%
Other 6%
Romney 43%
Undecided 6%

2012 General Election: Gingrich vs Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Gingrich 40%
Obama I 51%
Other 4%
Undecided 6%

2012 General Election: Santorum vs Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 47%
Other 3%
Santorum 45%
Undecided 5%