Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 52%, Disapprove 40% (YouGov/Economist 12/3-12/5/16)

Population 1,417 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.2 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1417 Adults
Strongly Approve 30%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 29%
Not sure 9%
Asked of 556 Adults - Democrat
Strongly Approve 59%
Somewhat Approve 26%
Somewhat Disapprove 8%
Strongly Disapprove 4%
Not sure 3%
Asked of 296 Adults - Republican
Strongly Approve 6%
Somewhat Approve 12%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 66%
Not sure 2%
Asked of 565 Adults - independent
Strongly Approve 20%
Somewhat Approve 23%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 28%
Not sure 17%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1417 Adults
Approve 14%
Disapprove 54%
Neutral 17%
Not sure 16%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1417 Adults
Right Direction 26%
Wrong Track 56%
Not sure 18%