Poll Update

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating - Strongly Unfavorable 30%, Strongly Favorable 26% (YouGov/Economist 10/13-10/15/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 11 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 Adults
Strongly Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Strongly Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 33%
2 Wrong Track 57%
3 Undecided 10%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 Adults
1 Very Favorable 29%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 4%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 Adults
1 Very Favorable 25%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 7%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 Adults
Very Favorable 25%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 998 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 394 Adults - Democrat
Approve 91%
Disapprove 9%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 260 Adults - Republican
Approve 5%
Disapprove 95%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 995 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 20%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 10%
4 Strongly Disapprove 43%
5 Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 995 Adults
Strongly Approve 28%
Somewhat Approve 16%
Somewhat Disapprove 9%
Strongly Disapprove 43%
Undecided 4%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 10%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 68%
Undecided 6%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 826 Likely Voters
Obama I 47%
Other 4%
Romney 46%
Undecided 3%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 826 Likely Voters
Democrat 42%
Not Voting 1%
Other 2%
Republican 43%
Undecided 13%