Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 37%, Staying the Same 29% (YouGov/Economist 4/3-4/6/10)

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 27%
Staying the Same 29%
Getting Worse 37%
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 49%
Oppose 51%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 40%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 25%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 7%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 360 Adults - Democrat
Approve 84%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 261 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 92%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 280 Adults - independent
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 5%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 15%
Neither 12%
Disapprove 64%
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 714 Registered Voters
Democrat 42%
Lean Democrat 5%
Lean Republican 5%
Republican 39%
Undecided 9%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 36%
2 Wrong Track 52%
3 Undecided 12%