Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 55%, Disapprove 38% (Gallup 8/6-8/8/09)

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 55%
Disapprove 38%

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 40%
Getting Worse 55%

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

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 12%
Poor 48%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 36%
Dissatisfied 63%