Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 59%, Disapprove 36% (YouGov/Economist 4/26-4/28/09)

Population 1,000 Adults
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 59%
Disapprove 36%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 397 Adults - Democrat
Approve 91%
Disapprove 6%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 248 Adults - Republican
Approve 22%
Disapprove 74%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 311 Adults - independent
Approve 52%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 23%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 24%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 45%
2 Wrong Track 43%
3 Undecided 12%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 26%
Staying the Same 33%
Getting Worse 38%
Undecided 4%

If the 2010 elections for U.S. Congress were being held today, who would you vote for in the district where you live?

Asked of 820 Registered Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 45%
Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
2 Somewhat Approve 52%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 43%
5 Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 23%
Strongly Disapprove 27%
Undecided 11%