Poll Update

2016 National Republican Primary - Trump 53%, Cruz 25% (YouGov/Economist 4/8-4/11/16)

Population 2,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 28 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 502 Likely Voters - Republican
Cruz 25%
Kasich 18%
Trump 53%
Undecided 4%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 684 Likely Voters - Democrat
Clinton 49%
Sanders 41%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 794 Adults - Democrat
Approve 81%
Disapprove 16%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 499 Adults - Republican
Approve 11%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 707 Adults - independent
Approve 36%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 7%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Right Direction 26%
2 Wrong Track 62%
3 Undecided 11%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1997 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 2%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 44%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1992 Adults
Somewhat favorable 23%
Somewhat unfavorable 19%
Undecided 12%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 36%

John Kasich Favorable Rating

Asked of 1994 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 24%
Undecided 23%
Very Favorable 7%
Very Unfavorable 18%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 1994 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Undecided 7%
Very Favorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 26%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1997 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 3%
Very Favorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 52%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1986 Adults
1 Very Favorable 31%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 38%
5 Undecided 3%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1980 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Undecided 13%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 23%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1980 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Strongly Favorable 10%
Strongly Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 26%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1979 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 14%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 34%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1984 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 18%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 25%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1978 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 35%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1952 Adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 61%
Neither 17%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1984 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 19%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1984 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 16%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 13%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1984 Adults
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Approve 23%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 6%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 982 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 7%
Very Favorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 31%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 984 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 8%
Very Favorable 8%
Very Unfavorable 35%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1963 Adults
Getting Better 19%
Getting Worse 42%
Staying the Same 34%
Undecided 5%

2016 General Election: Trump vs. Clinton

2016 General Election: Cruz vs. Clinton

2016 General Election: Kasich vs. Clinton

2016 General Election: Trump vs. Sanders

2016 General Election: Cruz vs. Sanders

2016 General Election: Kasich vs. Sanders