Poll Update

2016 National GOP Primary - Christie 18%, Rand Paul 13% (YouGov/Economist 12/14-12/16/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.2 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 24 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 274 Republicans
Chris Christie (R) 18%
Undecided 15%
Rand Paul (R) 13%
Mike Huckabee (R) 13%
Jeb Bush (R) 7%
Scott Walker (R) 7%
Ted Cruz (R) 7%
Marco Rubio (R) 6%
Other 2%

2014 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 adults
Democrat 37%
Republican 30%
Undecided 24%
Other 7%
Not Voting 2%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 60%
Right Direction 25%
Undecided 15%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 44%
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Undecided 4%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 36%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Very Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 10%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 20%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Very Favorable 5%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 31%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 15%
Very Favorable 4%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 37%
Undecided 22%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Favorable 8%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 43%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Undecided 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Favorable 10%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 58%
Approve 40%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 374 Democrats
Approve 76%
Disapprove 22%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 274 Republicans
Disapprove 92%
Approve 7%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 294 independents
Disapprove 64%
Approve 29%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 44%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Approve 12%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 47%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Strongly Approve 17%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 73%
Neither 16%
Approve 6%
Undecided 5%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 40%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Favorable 13%
Undecided 5%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 42%
Somewhat Unfavorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Favorable 7%
Undecided 5%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very unfavorable 31%
Undecided 29%
Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Undecided 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 18%
Very Favorable 11%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 29%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 39%
Very unfavorable 23%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very unfavorable 28%
Don't know 26%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 10%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 27%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Undecided 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Very Favorable 9%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 19%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Favorable 15%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 27%
Undecided 23%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Favorable 14%