Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 26% (YouGov/Economist 8/24-8/26/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.6 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 26%
2 Wrong Track 60%
3 Undecided 14%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 25%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 6%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 7%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 27%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 38%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 32%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
4 Very Unfavorable 41%
5 Undecided 22%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 13%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 391 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 235 Adults - Republican
Approve 4%
Disapprove 94%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 10%
4 Strongly Disapprove 41%
5 Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 11%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 13%
Disapprove 67%
Undecided 11%