Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 66%, Right Direction 22% (YouGov/Economist 10/19-10/21/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.4 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 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 66%
Right Direction 22%
Undecided 13%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 39%
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 8%
Undecided 7%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 40%
Undecided 18%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Favorable 6%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 13%
Very Favorable 4%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Undecided 23%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Favorable 9%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 39%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Undecided 18%
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 33%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Very Favorable 21%
Undecided 12%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 30%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 53%
Approve 42%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 392 Democrats
Approve 78%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 238 Republicans
Disapprove 94%
Approve 5%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 322 independents
Disapprove 64%
Approve 33%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 40%
Somewhat Approve 26%
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Strongly Approve 23%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 72%
Neither 12%
Undecided 8%
Approve 7%