Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Very Favorable 31%, Somewhat Favorable 21% (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.

1) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

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

2) US Right Direction Wrong Track

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

3) 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
Approve 8%
Disapprove 85%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 276 independents
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 6%

4) Obama Job Approval - Economy

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

5) Obama Job Approval - Health

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

6) Congress Job Approval

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

7) Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

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

8) Harry Reid Favorable Rating

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

9) Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

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

10) John Boehner Favorable Rating

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