Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 25% (YouGov/Economist 4/14-4/16/12)

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.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 25%
2 Wrong Track 59%
3 Undecided 16%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 26%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 6%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 14%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 13%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 7%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 78%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 5%
Disapprove 94%
Undecided 1%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 37%
Disapprove 59%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 40%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
Strongly Disapprove 43%
Undecided 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 10%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Gingrich 20%
Other 10%
Paul 13%
Romney 49%
Undecided 8%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 49%
Other 4%
Romney 42%
Undecided 6%