Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 42%, Right Direction 38% (YouGov/Economist 1/31-2/2/10)

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.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 38%
2 Wrong Track 42%
3 Undecided 20%

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 46%
Oppose 54%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 26%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 38%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 40%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 356 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 262 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 86%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 292 Adults - independent
Approve 39%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 3%

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 702 Registered Voters
Democrat 45%
Republican 42%
Undecided 13%