Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 44%, Romney 45% (YouGov/Economist 7/21-7/23/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.1 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 17%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 10%

2) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 746 registered voters
Barack Obama 44%
Mitt Romney 45%
Other 5%
Undecided 6%

3) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Right Direction 25%
Wrong Track 60%
Undecided 15%

4) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Undecided 6%

5) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 11%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 11%

6) Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 11%

7) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 7%
Disapprove 67%
Neither 16%
Undecided 9%

8) 2012 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 adults
Democrat 37%
Republican 36%
Not Voting 10%
Other 1%
Undecided 16%

9) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Favorable 13%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Strongly Favorable 15%
Strongly Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 43%

10) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 356 Democrats
Approve 77%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 252 Republicans
Approve 6%
Disapprove 94%
Asked of 303 independents
Approve 35%
Disapprove 60%
Undecided 5%