Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 61%, Disapprove 28% (Gallup 3/1-3/3/09)

Population 1,500 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Gallup
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 61%
Disapprove 28%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 20%
Dissatisfied 76%

How would you rate economic conditions in this country today -- as excellent, good, only fair, or poor?

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 1%
Good 7%
Only Fair 27%
Poor 65%
Undecided 0%

Right now, do you think that economic conditions in the country as a whole are getting better or getting worse?

Asked of 1500 Adults
Getting Better 16%
Getting Worse 78%
Staying the Same 3%
Undecided 3%