POLITICS
10/19/2011 02:56 pm ET | Updated Dec 19, 2011

US-2012 Primary: 30% Romney, 26% Cain, 13% Perry, 8% Paul (AP-GfK 10/13-17)

AP-GfK
10/13-17/11; 1,000 adults, 4% margin of error
431 Republicans and Republican leaners
Mode: Live telephone interviews
AP release

National

2012 President: Republican Primary
30% Romney
26% Cain
13% Perry
8% Paul
7% Gingrich
4% Bachmann
2% Huntsman
2% Santorum
(chart)

2012 President: General Election
48% Obama (D), 45% Romney (R) (chart)
51% Obama (D), 42% Perry (R) (chart)
49% Obama (D), 43% Cain (R)

Favorable / Unfavorable
Barack Obama: 54 / 44 (chart)
Newt Gingrich: 35 / 51
Jon Huntsman: 22 / 28
Sarah Palin: 35 / 61
Mitt Romney: 49 / 37 (chart)
Rick Santorum: 25 / 32
Michele Bachmann: 35 / 44
Ron Paul: 38 / 35
Herman Cain: 43 / 32
Rick Perry: 38 / 44