Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 58%, Right Direction 29% (YouGov/Economist 1/10-1/12/15)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.8 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 28 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 29%
2 Wrong Track 58%
3 Undecided 14%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 23%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 3%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Favorable 29%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 10%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 33%
5 Undecided 20%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 24%
5 Undecided 28%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 26%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 10%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 39%
5 Undecided 18%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 13%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 21%
5 Undecided 23%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 28%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 20%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 22%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 28%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 20%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 14%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 23%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 22%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 25%
Don't know 29%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 7%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 21%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 24%
Undecided 29%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 18%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 28%
Undecided 26%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable 22%
Don't know 39%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 2%
Somewhat favorable 11%
Somewhat unfavorable 7%
Very unfavorable 6%
Undecided 74%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 8%
Somewhat favorable 27%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 24%
Don't know 27%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 2%
Somewhat favorable 9%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Very unfavorable 9%
Don't know 73%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 16%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 34%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 389 Adults - Democrat
Approve 89%
Disapprove 9%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 236 Adults - Republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 289 Adults - independent
Approve 32%
Disapprove 62%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 19%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 23%
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 40%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 27%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 35%
5 Undecided 11%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 16%
Neither 17%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 7%

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 212 Registered Voters - Republican
Cruz 9%
Undecided 6%
Rubio 2%
Carson 10%
Other 3%
Rand Paul 8%
Christie 3%
Huckabee 8%
Jeb Bush 12%
Ryan 3%
Romney 28%
Perry 2%
Walker 6%
Graham 0%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 353 Registered Voters - Democrat
Clinton 61%
Sanders 3%
Undecided 9%
O'Malley 0%
Other 0%
Warren 17%
Webb 2%
Biden 7%
Schweitzer 1%