Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 8/10-8/12/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.8 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 59%
3 Undecided 13%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 27%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 26%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 37%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 34%
5 Undecided 30%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 18%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 14%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 31%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 378 Adults - Democrat
Approve 77%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 255 Adults - Republican
Approve 4%
Disapprove 93%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 40%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 13%
Disapprove 70%
Undecided 8%