Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 54%, Right Direction 29% (YouGov/Economist 12/27-12/29/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.3 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 29%
2 Wrong Track 54%
3 Undecided 16%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 23%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 3%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 17%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 13%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 35%
5 Undecided 19%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 29%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 25%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 41%
5 Undecided 17%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 13%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 23%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 19%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Unfavorable 27%
Undecided 23%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 28%
5 Undecided 17%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 21%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 24%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 25%
Don't know 29%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 7%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 19%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 20%
Undecided 31%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 17%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 30%
Undecided 28%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 13%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 21%
Don't know 40%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very unfavorable 9%
Undecided 68%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 14%
Very unfavorable 30%
Don't know 22%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 5%
Somewhat favorable 10%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 12%
Don't know 64%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 16%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 378 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 232 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 308 Adults - independent
Approve 35%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 19%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 26%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
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 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 35%
5 Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 10%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 7%