Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 62%, Right Direction 22% (YouGov/Economist 7/28-7/30/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.5 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 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 62%
Right Direction 22%
Undecided 16%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Very Favorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 7%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Strongly Approve 15%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Strongly Approve 20%
Undecided 10%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 66%
Neither 17%
Approve 9%
Undecided 8%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 751 registered voters
Mitt Romney 46%
Barack Obama I 44%
Other 6%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 997 adults
Disapprove 51%
Approve 42%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 411 Democrats
Approve 81%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 254 Republicans
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 6%
Approve 5%
Asked of 261 independents
Disapprove 62%
Approve 32%
Undecided 5%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 adults
Democrat 36%
Republican 34%
Undecided 17%
Not Voting 11%
Other 3%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 43%
Strongly Unfavorable 17%
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Strongly Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%