Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Economy - Strongly Disapprove 38%, Somewhat Approve 23% (YouGov/Economist 5/5-5/7/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 38%
5 Undecided 10%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 58%
3 Undecided 15%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 28%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 12%
2 Somewhat Favorable 28%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 9%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 35%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 69%
Undecided 9%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 715 Registered Voters
Obama I 44%
Other 6%
Romney 43%
Undecided 7%