Poll Update

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating - Unfavorable 44%, Favorable 35% (YouGov/Economist 12/18-12/21/15)

Population 2,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 31 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Undecided 20%
Very favorable 15%
Very unfavorable 29%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 5%
Very Favorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 41%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 41%
Somewhat favorable 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 18%
Very favorable 3%
Very unfavorable 18%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Undecided 16%
Very Favorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 27%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 26%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 14%

Ben Carson Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Undecided 17%
Very Favorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 29%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 8%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 19%

Carly Fiorina Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 26%
Very Favorable 8%
Very Unfavorable 24%

Jim Gilmore Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 10%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 57%
Very Favorable 1%
Very Unfavorable 18%

Lindsey Graham Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 15%
Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 34%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 26%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 24%
Very Favorable 8%
Very Unfavorable 29%

John Kasich Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 38%
Very Favorable 5%
Very Unfavorable 18%

George Pataki Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
Undecided 44%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 19%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
4 Very Unfavorable 25%
5 Undecided 26%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 22%
Somewhat favorable 23%
Somewhat unfavorable 17%
Very favorable 13%
Very unfavorable 25%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Favorable 22%
Undecided 28%
Unfavorable 51%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Undecided 7%
Very Favorable 22%
Very Unfavorable 47%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 27%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 5%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 16%
Very Favorable 19%
Very Unfavorable 22%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Strongly Favorable 8%
Strongly Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 31%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 12%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 37%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 35%
5 Undecided 26%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 31%
5 Undecided 36%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 758 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 472 Adults - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 92%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 770 Adults - independent
Approve 37%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 27%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 30%
5 Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 12%
2 Somewhat Approve 21%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 17%
4 Strongly Disapprove 35%
5 Undecided 15%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Approve 22%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 13%
Disapprove 58%
Neither 18%
Undecided 10%

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 16%
Undecided 12%
Very Favorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 34%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 12%
Very Favorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 34%