Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 27% (YouGov/Economist 8/31-9/2/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.4 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 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 59%
Right Direction 27%
Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 22%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 40%
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 6%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 5%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 35%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Very Favorable 3%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 33%
Undecided 31%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Favorable 5%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 40%
Undecided 20%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Favorable 10%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Undecided 14%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 30%
Very Unfavorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 55%
Approve 40%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 396 Democrats
Approve 73%
Disapprove 24%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 239 Republicans
Disapprove 95%
Approve 4%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 326 independents
Disapprove 61%
Approve 32%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Strongly Approve 13%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 9%
Undecided 9%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 63%
Neither 18%
Approve 13%
Undecided 7%