Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 55%, Right Direction 32% (YouGov/Economist 1/3-1/5/15)

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 32%
2 Wrong Track 55%
3 Undecided 13%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 25%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 35%
5 Undecided 6%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 6%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 33%
5 Undecided 24%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 25%
5 Undecided 34%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 30%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 20%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 31%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 25%
5 Undecided 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Strongly Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 30%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 20%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 30%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 9%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 21%
Don't know 36%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 8%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 17%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 21%
Undecided 39%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 29%
Undecided 34%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 11%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable 20%
Don't know 48%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable 8%
Undecided 74%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 27%
Don't know 30%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 7%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 10%
Don't know 70%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 14%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 389 Adults - Democrat
Approve 78%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 238 Adults - Republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 286 Adults - independent
Approve 30%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 16%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 31%
5 Undecided 15%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 8%