Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Unfavorable 37%, Very Favorable 28% (YouGov/Economist 4/28-4/30/12)

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.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 28%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 59%
3 Undecided 14%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 12%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 385 Adults - Democrat
Approve 81%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 262 Adults - Republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 285 Adults - independent
Approve 40%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 26%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 40%
5 Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 23%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 40%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 67%
Undecided 9%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Gingrich 17%
Other 11%
Paul 16%
Romney 49%
Undecided 7%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 48%
Other 4%
Romney 43%
Undecided 5%