Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 61%, Staying the Same 19% (Rasmussen Reports 1/2-1/4/09)

Population 1,500 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source Rasmussen
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Are economic conditions in the country getting better or worse these days?

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Getting Better 14%
Getting Worse 61%
Staying the Same 19%
Undecided 6%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 31%
Good 5%
Poor 59%

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