Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 53%, Approve 45% (YouGov/Economist 5/23-5/25/15)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 24 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 369 Adults - Democrat
Approve 83%
Disapprove 15%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 248 Adults - Republican
Approve 15%
Disapprove 85%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 308 Adults - independent
Approve 31%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 2%

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 23%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 4%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 32%
5 Undecided 27%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 33%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 24%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 20%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 28%
5 Undecided 34%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 16%

Ben Carson Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 14%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 38%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 24%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 22%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 10%
Somewhat favorable 22%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 29%
Undecided 28%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 25%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 27%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
4 Very Unfavorable 19%
5 Undecided 28%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 7%
Somewhat favorable 22%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very unfavorable 26%
Don't know 30%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 12%
Somewhat favorable 25%
Somewhat unfavorable 14%
Very unfavorable 20%
Don't know 28%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favorable 26%
Unfavorable 44%
Undecided 31%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 13%
Somewhat favorable 17%
Somewhat unfavorable 9%
Very unfavorable 23%
Don't know 38%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 21%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Undecided 7%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 14%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very favorable 2%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very unfavorable 11%
Don't know 61%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 18%
2 Somewhat Approve 26%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 23%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 13%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 12%
Neither 19%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 6%