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 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 28%
2 Wrong Track 60%
3 Undecided 11%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 24%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 42%
5 Undecided 2%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 32%
5 Undecided 21%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 30%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 35%
5 Undecided 29%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 13%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 41%
5 Undecided 14%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 9%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 398 Adults - Democrat
Approve 77%
Disapprove 19%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 231 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 38%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 12%
Neither 18%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 6%