Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 54%, Right Direction 34% (YouGov/Economist 11/17-11/19/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±5.4 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 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 34%
2 Wrong Track 54%
3 Undecided 12%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 996 Adults
1 Very Favorable 33%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 999 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 387 Adults - Democrat
Approve 94%
Disapprove 7%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 262 Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 93%
Asked of 295 Adults - independent
Approve 27%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 996 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 23%
2 Somewhat Approve 19%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 11%
4 Strongly Disapprove 39%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 996 Adults
Strongly Approve 27%
Somewhat Approve 18%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Undecided 9%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 18%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 9%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 20%
5 Undecided 30%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 44%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 34%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 14%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 18%