Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 52%, Right Direction 39% (YouGov/Economist 11/10-11/12/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 52%
Right Direction 39%
Undecided 9%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Very Favorable 34%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
Undecided 3%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 4%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Unfavorable 36%
Strongly Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 9%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 36%
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Somewhat Approve 23%
Strongly Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 9%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 998 adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 398 Democrats
Approve 90%
Disapprove 6%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 251 Republicans
Disapprove 90%
Approve 6%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 298 independents
Disapprove 57%
Approve 41%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Strongly Approve 28%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 64%
Neither 19%
Approve 11%
Undecided 7%