Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 27% (YouGov/Economist 8/2-8/4/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 24 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 56%
3 Undecided 17%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 23%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 7%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 17%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 34%
5 Undecided 22%

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 36%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 32%
5 Undecided 31%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 10%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 34%
5 Undecided 21%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 19%
5 Undecided 32%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 28%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 27%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
4 Very Unfavorable 23%
5 Undecided 22%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 30%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 21%
Don't know 34%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 7%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 18%
Undecided 42%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very unfavorable 28%
Undecided 34%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 21%
Don't know 44%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 10%
Undecided 67%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 24%
Don't know 29%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 368 Adults - Democrat
Approve 76%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 225 Adults - Republican
Approve 8%
Disapprove 91%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 37%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 15%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 8%
Neither 18%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 7%