Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 53%, Right Direction 34% (YouGov/Economist 1/12-1/14/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.6 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 13 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 997 Adults
1 Right Direction 34%
2 Wrong Track 53%
3 Undecided 14%

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 273 Adults - Republican
Undecided 30%
Rubio 16%
Other 4%
Rand Paul 3%
Christie 11%
Jeb Bush 6%
Santorum 4%
Perry 2%
Jindal 3%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 390 Adults - Democrat
Clinton 48%
O'Malley 1%
Biden 12%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
1 Very Favorable 34%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
Favorable 34%
Unfavorable 55%
Undecided 11%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
Very Favorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 10%

Daniels, Mitch - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
Very favorable 7%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 11%
Don't know 59%

Castro, Julian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
Don't know 64%
Somewhat favorable 11%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very favorable 5%
Very unfavorable 11%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 Adults
Very Favorable 35%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 390 Adults - Democrat
Approve 85%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 273 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 93%
Asked of 265 Adults - independent
Approve 36%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 996 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 20%
2 Somewhat Approve 21%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 37%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 996 Adults
Strongly Approve 26%
Somewhat Approve 16%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 997 Adults
Approve 10%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 69%
Undecided 7%