Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 46%, Trump 41% (YouGov/Economist 10/22-10/26/16)

Population 1,376 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 25 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, Donald Trump, the Republican, Gary Johson, the Libertarian, and Jill Stein, from the Green Party, who would you vote for?

Asked of 1209 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 46%
Donald Trump (Republican) 41%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 4%
Jill Stein (Green) 2%
Other 1%
Not sure 7%
Asked of 501 Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 91%
Donald Trump (Republican) 4%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 1%
Jill Stein (Green) 0%
Other 1%
Not sure 3%
Asked of 305 Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 7%
Donald Trump (Republican) 82%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 3%
Jill Stein (Green) 1%
Other 1%
Not sure 6%
Asked of 403 Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 31%
Donald Trump (Republican) 45%
Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 8%
Jill Stein (Green) 4%
Other 1%
Not sure 11%

2016 General Election: Trump vs. Clinton

Asked of 1209 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton 49%
Donald Trump 46%
Someone else/Not sure yet/No preference 5%
Asked of 501 Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 93%
Donald Trump 6%
Someone else/Not sure yet/No preference 1%
Asked of 305 Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 9%
Donald Trump 86%
Someone else/Not sure yet/No preference 5%
Asked of 403 Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 37%
Donald Trump 53%
Someone else/Not sure yet/No preference 10%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Generally headed in the right direction 29%
Get off on the wrong track 62%
Not sure 8%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 46%
Don't Know 1%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 21%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 49%
Don't Know 2%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 28%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Don't Know 7%

Gary Johnson Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 5%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Don't Know 32%

Jill Stein Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 5%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Don't Know 39%

Tim Kaine Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Don't Know 22%

Mike Pence Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 28%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Don't Know 17%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 35%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 38%
Don't Know 1%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 24%
Don't Know 9%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
Very Unfavorable 27%
Don't Know 17%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 4%
Somewhat Favorable 13%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Don't Know 30%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 9%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Don't Know 20%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 7%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Don't Know 30%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Don't Know 4%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Don't Know 5%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Strongly Approve 29%
Somewhat Approve 18%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Not sure 3%
Asked of 558 Registered Voters - Democrat
Strongly Approve 59%
Somewhat Approve 26%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Strongly Disapprove 5%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 343 Registered Voters - Republican
Strongly Approve 4%
Somewhat Approve 7%
Somewhat Disapprove 15%
Strongly Disapprove 72%
Not sure 1%
Asked of 475 Registered Voters - independent
Strongly Approve 17%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 17%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Not sure 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Strongly Approve 23%
Somewhat Approve 23%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 35%
No opinion 6%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
No opinion 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Strongly Approve 24%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
No opinion 4%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Strongly Approve 3%
Somewhat Approve 8%
Neither approve nor disapprove 17%
Somewhat Disapprove 25%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Not sure 8%

2016 National House Race

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
The Democratic Party candidate 43%
The Republican Party candidate 39%
Other 2%
Not sure 14%
I would not vote 2%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1376 Registered Voters
Getting Better 24%
About the same 28%
Getting Worse 42%
Not sure 6%