Poll Update

2016 National Republican Primary - Trump 39%, Cruz 19% (YouGov/Economist 2/11-2/15/16)

Population 2,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 25 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 472 Likely Voters - Republican
Carson 7%
Cruz 19%
Jeb Bush 6%
Kasich 11%
Other 1%
Rubio 16%
Trump 39%
Undecided 1%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 527 Likely Voters - Democrat
Clinton 53%
Other 2%
Sanders 39%
Undecided 6%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 63%
3 Undecided 9%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1983 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 5%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 43%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 1962 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Undecided 11%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 22%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1964 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 25%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
4 Very Unfavorable 28%
5 Undecided 15%

Ben Carson Favorable Rating

Asked of 1961 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Undecided 17%
Very Favorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 28%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1953 Adults
Somewhat favorable 24%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Undecided 17%
Very favorable 12%
Very unfavorable 32%

John Kasich Favorable Rating

Asked of 1963 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 35%
Very Favorable 8%
Very Unfavorable 15%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1959 Adults
Don't know 21%
Somewhat favorable 24%
Somewhat unfavorable 19%
Very favorable 10%
Very unfavorable 26%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1977 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 15%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 6%
Very Favorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 46%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1990 Adults
1 Very Favorable 26%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 5%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1987 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 17%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 22%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1984 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Strongly Favorable 7%
Strongly Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 30%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1981 Adults
1 Very Favorable 2%
2 Somewhat Favorable 13%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 38%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1983 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 26%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1976 Adults
1 Very Favorable 4%
2 Somewhat Favorable 16%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 37%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 725 Adults - Democrat
Approve 83%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 497 Adults - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 84%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 778 Adults - independent
Approve 38%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 14%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1968 Adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 58%
Neither 18%
Undecided 12%

Jim Gilmore Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 8%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Undecided 60%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 16%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 18%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 32%
5 Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 16%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 13%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 16%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Approve 18%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Approve 22%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 9%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 11%
Very Favorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 28%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 11%
Very Favorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 32%