Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 63%, Right Direction 26% (YouGov/Economist 9/13-9/15/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.5 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 26%
2 Wrong Track 63%
3 Undecided 11%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 22%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 39%
5 Undecided 6%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 14%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 32%
5 Undecided 24%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 28%
5 Undecided 34%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 31%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 10%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 39%
5 Undecided 20%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 27%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 20%
5 Undecided 27%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 27%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 24%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 21%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 14%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Strongly Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 24%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 24%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 22%
5 Undecided 26%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 28%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 22%
Don't know 33%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 8%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 21%
Undecided 39%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable 27%
Undecided 30%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 15%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 5%
Very unfavorable 19%
Don't know 44%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 4%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 7%
Very unfavorable 9%
Undecided 72%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 13%
Somewhat favorable 23%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 27%
Don't know 23%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 40%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 360 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 243 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 87%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 310 Adults - independent
Approve 34%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 18%
4 Strongly Disapprove 37%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 15%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 11%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 36%
5 Undecided 14%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 11%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 60%
Undecided 10%