Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Unfavorable 33%, Very Favorable 31% (YouGov/Economist 12/8-12/10/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 adults
Very Unfavorable 33%
Very Favorable 31%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
Undecided 7%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 49%
Right Direction 34%
Undecided 18%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 996 adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 389 Democrats
Approve 82%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 266 Republicans
Disapprove 85%
Approve 8%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 276 independents
Disapprove 50%
Approve 45%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 996 adults
Strongly Disapprove 34%
Somewhat Approve 25%
Strongly Approve 18%
Undecided 12%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 35%
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Undecided 14%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 999 adults
Disapprove 58%
Neither 17%
Undecided 15%
Approve 9%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 26%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 37%
Very Unfavorable 27%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Very Favorable 7%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 44%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Favorable 5%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 35%
Very Unfavorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Favorable 6%