POLITICS
08/04/2011 09:47 am ET Updated Oct 04, 2011

US-Obama Approval: 42% Approve, 51% Disapprove (Yougov 7/30-8/2)

YouGov / Economist
7/30-8/2/11; 1,000 adults, 3.8% margin of error
Mode: Internet
Yougov release

National

Obama Job Approval
42% Approve, 51% Disapprove (chart)
Economy: 34 / 56 (chart)
Health Care: 40 / 52 (chart)

2012 President
51% Obama (D), 36% Bachmann (R)
47% Obama (D), 40% Paul (R)

Congressional Job Approval
8% Approve, 66% Disapprove (chart)

State of the Country
13% Right Direction, 72% Wrong Track (chart)