Poll Update

US Economy - Excellent or Poor - Poor 48%, Only Fair 41% (Gallup 5/22-5/24/09)

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.

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 41%
Poor 48%
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 34%
Getting Worse 59%
Staying the Same 5%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Adults
Approve 64%
Disapprove 27%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 35%
Dissatisfied 61%