Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 12/20-12/22/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.5 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 26 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 28%
2 Wrong Track 59%
3 Undecided 13%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 24%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 4%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 14%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 15%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 22%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 30%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 28%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 41%
5 Undecided 19%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 13%
2 Somewhat Favorable 24%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 18%
5 Undecided 29%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 23%
5 Undecided 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Strongly Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 26%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 22%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 24%
Undecided 29%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

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

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 25%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 7%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 17%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 20%
Undecided 38%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 13%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 14%
Very unfavorable 28%
Undecided 31%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 10%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very unfavorable 20%
Don't know 45%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable 7%
Undecided 73%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 17%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 27%
Don't know 31%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 9%
Don't know 70%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 389 Adults - Democrat
Approve 73%
Disapprove 23%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 241 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 293 Adults - independent
Approve 36%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 36%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 22%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 13%
4 Strongly Disapprove 36%
5 Undecided 13%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 8%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 16%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 12%