Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 67%, Staying the Same 15% (Rasmussen Reports 1/14-1/16/09)

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 12%
Getting Worse 67%
Staying the Same 15%
Undecided 6%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 5%
Fair 25%
Good 5%
Poor 63%

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