Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 23% (YouGov/Economist 9/6-9/8/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.3 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 23%
2 Wrong Track 60%
3 Undecided 17%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 24%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 15%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 24%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 15%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 36%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 31%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 23%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 10%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 22%
5 Undecided 29%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
4 Very Unfavorable 23%
5 Undecided 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Strongly Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 26%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 21%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 29%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 19%
Don't know 35%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 8%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 18%
Undecided 40%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 28%
Undecided 34%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 19%
Don't know 47%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable 9%
Undecided 71%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 9%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 29%
Don't know 27%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 41%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 377 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 10%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 241 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 92%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 294 Adults - independent
Approve 31%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 18%
4 Strongly Disapprove 36%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 20%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 18%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 9%