Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 58%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 1/19-1/21/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.5 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 999 adults
Wrong Track 58%
Right Direction 28%
Undecided 14%

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 253 Republicans
Undecided 29%
Marco Rubio (R) 22%
Chris Christie (R) 9%
Rick Santorum (R) 7%
Jeb Bush (R) 7%
Other 5%
Rand Paul (R) 3%
Rick Perry (R) 2%
Bobby Jindal (R) 1%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 378 Democrats
Hillary Clinton (D) 44%
Undecided 27%
Joe Biden (D) 11%
Other 3%
Martin O'Malley (D) 2%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Very Favorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Undecided 8%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Unfavorable 51%
Favorable 33%
Undecided 15%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Very Unfavorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Very Favorable 20%
Undecided 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%

Daniels, Mitch - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Don't know 65%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 10%
Very unfavorable 8%
Very favorable 7%

Castro, Julian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Don't know 67%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Very favorable 5%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 999 adults
Very Favorable 32%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 47%
Approve 46%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 378 Democrats
Approve 80%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 253 Republicans
Disapprove 91%
Approve 7%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 286 independents
Disapprove 53%
Approve 43%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 996 adults
Strongly Disapprove 35%
Somewhat Approve 25%
Undecided 14%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Approve 13%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 996 adults
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Strongly Approve 19%
Undecided 14%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 996 adults
Disapprove 65%
Neither 18%
Approve 9%
Undecided 8%