Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 50%, Disapprove 43% (YouGov/Economist 7/26-7/28/09)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 332 Adults - Democrat
Approve 85%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 253 Adults - Republican
Approve 15%
Disapprove 82%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 295 Adults - independent
Approve 49%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 4%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 19%
Neither 17%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 9%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 37%
2 Wrong Track 50%
3 Undecided 13%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 24%
Staying the Same 35%
Getting Worse 36%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 19%
2 Somewhat Approve 26%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 32%
5 Undecided 10%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 22%
Strongly Disapprove 33%
Undecided 9%

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 694 Registered Voters
Democrat 48%
Republican 42%
Undecided 10%