Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 64%, Disapprove 29% (Gallup 5/18-5/20/09)

Population 1,500 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Gallup
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 64%
Disapprove 29%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 35%
Dissatisfied 62%

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

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 1%
Good 9%
Only Fair 43%
Poor 46%
Undecided 1%

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 38%
Getting Worse 56%
Staying the Same 4%
Undecided 2%