Poll Update

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose - Oppose 56%, Favor 44% (YouGov/Economist 1/16-1/19/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

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 44%
Oppose 56%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 16%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 42%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 10%
Strongly Disapprove 43%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 383 Adults - Democrat
Approve 78%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 242 Adults - Republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 290 Adults - independent
Approve 39%
Disapprove 56%
Undecided 5%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 14%
Neither 15%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 11%

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 Registered Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 43%
Undecided 11%