Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 53%, Disapprove 40% (Gallup 8/9-8/11/09)

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 53%
Disapprove 40%

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 43%
Getting Worse 50%

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

Asked of 1500 Adults
Excellent 14%
Poor 44%

US Satisfaction

Asked of 1500 Adults
Satisfied 32%
Dissatisfied 65%