Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Economy - Strongly Disapprove 45%, Somewhat Approve 22% (YouGov/Economist 8/14-8/17/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.4 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 22%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 45%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Undecided 7%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 11%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 68%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 353 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 251 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 0%
Asked of 311 Adults - independent
Approve 32%
Disapprove 63%
Undecided 5%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 28%
2 Wrong Track 61%
3 Undecided 12%

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 710 Registered Voters
Democrat 5%
Lean Democrat 40%
Lean Republican 5%
Republican 40%
Undecided 11%