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 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 39%
2 Wrong Track 52%
3 Undecided 9%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 34%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 3%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 22%
2 Somewhat Favorable 24%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 4%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Strongly Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 9%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 22%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 9%
4 Strongly Disapprove 41%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 998 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 398 Adults - Democrat
Approve 90%
Disapprove 6%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 251 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 298 Adults - independent
Approve 41%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 28%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 11%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 7%