Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 35%, Staying the Same 31% (YouGov/Economist 10/25-10/27/09)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 28%
Staying the Same 31%
Getting Worse 35%
Undecided 6%

Overall, given what you know about them, do you support or oppose the proposed changes to the health care system being developed by Congress and the Obama administration?

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favor 41%
Oppose 29%
Undecided 30%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 28%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 35%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
Strongly Disapprove 35%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 358 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 237 Adults - Republican
Approve 11%
Disapprove 85%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 307 Adults - independent
Approve 49%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 17%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 10%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 36%
2 Wrong Track 49%
3 Undecided 15%

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 727 Registered Voters
Democrat 49%
Republican 43%
Undecided 8%