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
Wrong Track 53%
Right Direction 34%
Undecided 14%

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 273 Republicans
Undecided 30%
Marco Rubio (R) 16%
Chris Christie (R) 11%
Jeb Bush (R) 6%
Rick Santorum (R) 4%
Other 4%
Bobby Jindal (R) 3%
Rand Paul (R) 3%
Rick Perry (R) 2%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 390 Democrats
Hillary Clinton (D) 48%
Joe Biden (D) 12%
Martin O'Malley (D) 1%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 998 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Very Favorable 34%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 5%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

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

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

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

Daniels, Mitch - US - Favorable Rating

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

Castro, Julian - US - Favorable Rating

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

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

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

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 49%
Approve 47%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 390 Democrats
Approve 85%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 273 Republicans
Disapprove 93%
Approve 6%
Asked of 265 independents
Disapprove 58%
Approve 36%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 996 adults
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Strongly Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

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

Congress Job Approval

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