Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 61%, Right Direction 25% (YouGov/Economist 8/9-8/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.6 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 24 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Right Direction 25%
Wrong Track 61%
Undecided 15%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 25%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 6%

3) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 28%
Undecided 15%

4) John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 5%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 26%

5) Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 4%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 27%
Undecided 37%

6) Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 6%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 33%

7) Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 26%

8) Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 30%

9) Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Undecided 23%

10) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Favorable 12%
Strongly Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 29%

11) Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 26%

12) Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 29%

13) Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 36%
Somewhat favorable 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 16%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 18%

14) Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 8%

15) Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 14%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very favorable 16%
Very unfavorable 18%
Undecided 40%

16) Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very favorable 14%
Very unfavorable 26%
Undecided 32%

17) Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 45%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 19%

18) Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 11%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very favorable 4%
Very unfavorable 7%
Undecided 66%

19) Perry, Rick - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 30%
Somewhat favorable 22%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 24%

20) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 371 Democrats
Approve 78%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 232 Republicans
Approve 10%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 311 independents
Approve 39%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 6%

21) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 25%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 35%
Undecided 10%

22) Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Undecided 9%

23) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 38%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 15%

24) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 63%
Neither 16%
Undecided 8%

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