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 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 59%
3 Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
5 Undecided 22%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 24%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 6%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 24%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 35%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 33%
5 Undecided 31%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 10%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 40%
5 Undecided 20%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 19%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 14%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 30%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 28%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 396 Adults - Democrat
Approve 73%
Disapprove 24%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 239 Adults - Republican
Approve 4%
Disapprove 95%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 326 Adults - independent
Approve 32%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 11%
4 Strongly Disapprove 41%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 9%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 9%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 13%
Neither 18%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 7%