Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 8/3-8/5/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 12 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 60%
Right Direction 28%
Undecided 11%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 42%
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 2%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Undecided 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Very Favorable 6%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 30%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Favorable 4%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 29%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Very Favorable 8%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 41%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Undecided 14%
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 36%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 9%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 52%
Approve 44%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 398 Democrats
Approve 77%
Disapprove 19%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 231 Republicans
Disapprove 88%
Approve 9%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 325 independents
Disapprove 61%
Approve 37%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 17%
Strongly Approve 15%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 64%
Neither 18%
Approve 12%
Undecided 6%