Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 50%, Right Direction 34% (YouGov/Economist 4/29-5/2)

Population 1,500 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 16 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1500 Adults
Right Direction 34%
Wrong Track 50%
Not sure 16%

2018 National House Race

Asked of Registered Voters
The Democratic Party candidate 38%
The Republican Party candidate 35%
Other 3%
Not sure 17%
I would not vote 7%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 40%
Don't Know 7%

Mike Pence Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Don't Know 17%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Don't Know 20%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 5%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 28%
Don't Know 32%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 7%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Don't Know 23%

Chuck Schumer Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 6%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 27%
Don't Know 36%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 30%
Don't Know 12%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1500 Adults
Very Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Don't Know 11%

Trump Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Strongly Approve 22%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 35%
Not sure 11%
Asked of 583 Adults - Democrat
Strongly Approve 6%
Somewhat Approve 6%
Somewhat Disapprove 16%
Strongly Disapprove 66%
Not sure 6%
Asked of 342 Adults - Republican
Strongly Approve 48%
Somewhat Approve 36%
Somewhat Disapprove 6%
Strongly Disapprove 6%
Not sure 5%
Asked of 575 Adults - independent
Strongly Approve 17%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 30%
Not sure 19%

Trump Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1500 Adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 26%
No opinion 19%

Trump Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1500 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 27%
No opinion 19%

Trump Job Approval - Health Care

Asked of 1500 Adults
Strongly Approve 17%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 33%
No opinion 16%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Strongly Approve 3%
Somewhat Approve 9%
Neither approve nor disapprove 18%
Somewhat Disapprove 21%
Strongly Disapprove 33%
Not sure 16%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1500 Adults
Getting Better 24%
About the same 36%
Getting Worse 26%
Not sure 14%