Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 57%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 1/17-1/19/15)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.0 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 57%
3 Undecided 15%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 20%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 5%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 15%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 25%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 34%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 33%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 21%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 22%
5 Undecided 28%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 24%
5 Undecided 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Strongly Unfavorable 24%
Undecided 28%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 11%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 21%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 27%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 17%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 20%
Don't know 35%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 9%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 21%
Undecided 38%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 13%
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 25%
Undecided 33%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 20%
Don't know 45%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very unfavorable 9%
Undecided 70%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 8%
Somewhat favorable 18%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 28%
Don't know 34%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 3%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable 11%
Don't know 68%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 15%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 369 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 264 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 84%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 278 Adults - independent
Approve 33%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 29%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 25%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 19%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 12%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 14%
Neither 20%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 8%