Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 58%, Right Direction 26% (YouGov/Economist 4/7-4/10/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 26%
2 Wrong Track 58%
3 Undecided 16%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 26%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 8%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 13%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 15%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 9%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 77%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 5%
Disapprove 93%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 35%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 15%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 14%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Gingrich 10%
Other 13%
Paul 15%
Romney 36%
Santorum 18%
Undecided 8%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 46%
Other 6%
Romney 43%
Undecided 5%

2012 General Election: Santorum vs Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 47%
Other 7%
Santorum 41%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 16%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 11%
4 Strongly Disapprove 42%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 9%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 11%