Poll Update

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating - Unfavorable 41%, Favorable 34% (YouGov/Economist 12/4-12/9/15)

Population 2,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 32 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat favorable 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Undecided 25%
Very favorable 15%
Very unfavorable 26%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 5%
Very Favorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 38%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 44%
Somewhat favorable 18%
Somewhat unfavorable 16%
Very favorable 3%
Very unfavorable 18%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 20%
Very Favorable 19%
Very Unfavorable 23%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 27%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 28%
5 Undecided 15%

Ben Carson Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Undecided 19%
Very Favorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 25%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 25%
5 Undecided 21%

Carly Fiorina Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Undecided 29%
Very Favorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 20%

Jim Gilmore Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 8%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Undecided 60%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 13%

Lindsey Graham Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 39%
Very Favorable 4%
Very Unfavorable 22%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 26%
Very Favorable 8%
Very Unfavorable 27%

John Kasich Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 41%
Very Favorable 5%
Very Unfavorable 17%

George Pataki Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 45%
Very Favorable 3%
Very Unfavorable 18%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 24%
5 Undecided 26%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 25%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 17%
Very unfavorable 21%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Favorable 22%
Undecided 7%
Unfavorable 46%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 7%
Very Favorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 44%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 24%
2 Somewhat Favorable 22%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 5%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Undecided 18%
Very Favorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Strongly Favorable 9%
Strongly Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 34%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 2%
2 Somewhat Favorable 13%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 26%
5 Undecided 40%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
4 Very Unfavorable 34%
5 Undecided 28%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 15%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 37%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 30%
5 Undecided 13%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 35%
5 Undecided 16%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Approve 20%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 13%
Disapprove 55%
Neither 20%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Right Direction 24%
2 Wrong Track 64%
3 Undecided 12%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 18%
Very Favorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 29%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 17%
Very Favorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 27%