Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 53%, Right Direction 38% (YouGov/Economist 9/22-9/24/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.1 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 38%
2 Wrong Track 53%
3 Undecided 9%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 21%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 3%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 36%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 92%
Disapprove 7%
Undecided 1%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 91%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 23%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 8%
4 Strongly Disapprove 43%
5 Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 31%
Somewhat Approve 16%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 3%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 15%
Disapprove 73%
Undecided 4%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 943 Registered Voters
Obama I 48%
Other 6%
Romney 43%
Undecided 3%