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ABC News/Washington Post Poll. June 20-23, 2016. N=1,001 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.5.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling the economy?" RV = registered voters

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/20-23/16

55 42 2    
 

1/21-24/16

50 46 4    
 

12/10-13/15

48 48 3    
 

11/16-19/15

48 48 4    
 

9/7-10/15

49 47 5    
 

7/16-19/15

47 48 5    
 

5/28-31/15

47 48 4    
 

3/26-29/15

49 46 5    
 

1/12-15/15

48 48 5    
 

12/11-14/14

44 52 4    
 

10/23-26/14

42 52 7    
 

10/9-12/14

44 51 4    
 

9/4-7/14

42 54 5    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

43 53 4    
 

4/24-27/14

42 54 4    
 

2/27 - 3/2/14

43 54 2    
 

1/20-23/14

43 55 3    
 

12/12-15/13

42 55 4    
 

11/14-17/13

41 57 2    
 

10/17-20/13

44 54 2    
 

9/12-15/13

45 51 4    
 

7/18-21/13

45 49 6    
 

5/16-19/13

48 48 4    
 

4/11-14/13

44 53 3    
 

3/7-10/13

44 52 4    
 

1/10-13/13

50 47 3    
 

12/13-16/12

50 48 3    
 

10/10-13/12 RV

47 51 2    
 

9/26-29/12 RV

47 52 1    
 

9/7-9/12 RV

45 53 2    
 

8/22-25/12

44 54 3    
 

7/5-8/12

44 54 2    
 

5/17-20/12

42 55 2    
 

4/5-8/12

44 54 2    
 

3/7-10/12

38 59 2    
 

2/1-4/12

44 53 3    
 

1/12-15/12

41 57 2    
 

12/15-18/11

41 56 2    
 

10/31 - 11/3/11

38 61 2    
 

9/29 - 10/2/11

35 61 4    
 

8/29 - 9/1/11

36 62 2    
 

7/14-17/11

39 57 3    
 

6/2-5/11

40 59 2    
 

4/14-17/11

42 57 2    
 

3/10-13/11

43 55 2    
 

1/13-16/11

46 51 2    
 

12/9-12/10

43 54 3    
 

9/30 - 10/3/10

45 53 2    
 

8/30 - 9/2/10

41 57 2    
 

7/7-11/10

43 54 4    
 

6/3-6/10

50 49 2    
 

4/22-25/10

49 49 2    
 

3/23-26/10

45 52 3    
 

2/4-8/10

45 53 2    
 

1/12-15/10

47 52 1    
 

12/10-13/09

46 52 2    
 

11/12-15/09

51 47 2    
 

10/15-18/09

50 48 1    
 

9/10-12/09

51 46 2    
 

8/13-17/09

52 46 2    
 

7/15-18/09

52 46 3    
 

6/18-21/09

56 41 3    
 

4/21-24/09

58 38 4    
 

3/26-29/09

60 38 3    
 

2/19-22/09

60 34 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling the threat of terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/20-23/16

50 45 5    
 

1/21-24/16

45 48 7    
 

12/10-13/15

43 53 4    
 

11/16-19/15

40 54 6    
 

1/12-15/15

47 45 8    
 

12/11-14/14

43 48 9    
 

10/9-12/14

42 50 8    
 

1/20-23/14

50 42 8    
 

1/12-15/12

56 38 6    
 

10/31 - 11/3/11

60 34 6    
 

8/29 - 9/1/11

62 32 6    
 

6/2-5/11

60 34 6    
 

2/4-8/10

56 39 5    
 

1/12-15/10

55 42 4    
 

11/12-15/09

53 41 6    
 

9/10-12/09

55 34 11    
 

6/18-21/09

57 36 7    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. June 16-19, 2016. N=1,001 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/16-19/16

51 47 1    
 

12/17-21/15

52 47 1    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

45 53 1    
 

9/4-8/15

46 53 1    
 

8/13-16/15

47 52 1    
 

6/26-28/15

52 47 1    
 

5/29-31/15

46 53 2    
 

2/12-15/15

45 54 -    
 

11/21-23/14

45 53 2    
 

9/25-28/14

42 56 3    
 

9/5-7/14

43 56 1    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

38 61 1    
 

9/6-8/13

43 56 2    
 

6/11-13/13

42 57 1    
 

4/5-7/13

44 54 2    
 

1/14-15/13

48 51 1    
 

11/11-13/11

35 63 2    
 

9/9-11/11

36 61 3    
 

8/24-25/11

34 65 1    
 

8/5-7/11

34 64 2    
 

5/24-26/11

41 58 1    
 

3/18-20/11

39 60 1    
 

1/21-23/11

45 54 -    
 

11/11-14/10

40 58 2    
 

9/1-2/10

40 59 2    
 

7/16-21/10

42 57 -    
 

3/25-28/10

44 55 1    
 

3/19-21/10

43 54 2    
 

1/8-10/10

44 54 2    
 

10/30 - 11/1/09

46 54 1    
 

9/11-13/09

54 45 1    
 

8/28-31/09

49 51 -    
 

3/12-15/09

59 40 2    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling ISIS, the Islamic militant group that controls some areas of Iraq and Syria?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/16-19/16

36 60 4    
 

12/17-21/15

33 64 3    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

33 64 4    
 

8/13-16/15

33 62 5    
 

5/29-31/15

32 63 5    
 

2/12-15/15

40 57 4    
 

9/25-28/14

45 49 6    
 

9/5-7/14

37 59 4    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/16-19/16

42 56 2    
 

12/17-21/15

38 60 1    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

38 60 2    
 

5/29-31/15

45 51 4    
 

11/21-23/14

47 50 3    
 

9/25-28/14

46 50 4    
 

9/5-7/14

41 57 2    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

49 49 2    
 

6/11-13/13

52 45 3    
 

1/14-15/13

65 33 2    
 

8/24-25/11

62 37 1    
 

8/5-7/11

62 35 3    
 

5/24-26/11

65 34 1    
 

1/21-23/11

60 38 3    
 

11/11-14/10

56 38 6    
 

9/1-2/10

50 47 3    
 

7/16-21/10

52 46 2    
 

3/19-21/10

53 45 2    
 

1/8-10/10

50 49 1    
 

8/28-31/09

52 45 3    
 

3/12-15/09

61 35 4    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling gun policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/16-19/16

36 58 5    
 

1/5-6/16

43 53 4    
 

12/17-21/15

35 62 3    
 

9/4-8/15

35 59 5    
 

6/26-28/15

42 53 5    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

33 64 4    
 

4/5-7/13

45 52 3    
 

1/14-15/13

46 49 6    

 

CBS News/New York Times Poll. May 13-17, 2016. N=1,300 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

5/13-17/16

42 48 11    
 

4/8-12/16

39 47 14    
 

3/17-20/16

42 47 11    
 

2/12-16/16

40 49 11    
 

1/7-10/16

34 52 13    
 

11/19-22/15

37 51 13    
 

11/6-10/15

33 52 15    
 

10/4-8/15

36 53 11    
 

5/28-31/15

37 49 14    
 

4/30 - 5/3/15

41 45 13    
 

3/21-24/15

38 51 11    
 

2/13-17/15

39 50 12    
 

1/9-12/15

41 44 14    
 

10/23-27/14

34 54 12    
 

10/3-6/14

35 56 9    
 

9/12-15/14

34 58 8    
 

7/29 - 8/4/14

36 48 16    
 

6/20-22/14

36 58 6    
 

5/16-19/14

39 48 13    
 

3/20-23/14

36 49 14    
 

2/19-23/14

39 48 13    
 

1/17-21/14

42 42 15    
 

12/5-8/13

42 44 14    
 

11/15-18/13

38 50 12    
 

9/19-23/13

40 49 11    
 

7/18-22/13

43 44 12    
 

5/31 - 6/4/13

45 39 16    
 

4/24-28/13

45 38 17    
 

3/20-24/13

43 37 19    
 

2/6-10/13

48 31 21    
 

1/11-15/13

49 36 15    
 

12/12-16/12

51 32 17    
 

10/25-28/12

47 41 12    
 

9/8-12/12

50 36 15    
 

8/22-26/12

45 35 20    
 

7/11-16/12

41 42 17    
 

4/13-17/12

46 36 18    
 

3/7-11/12

40 41 19    
 

2/8-13/12

50 36 14    
 

1/12-17/12

48 35 17    
 

1/4-8/12

46 37 17    
 

12/5-7/11

41 41 18    
 

11/6-10/11

45 41 14    
 

10/19-24/11

50 31 19    
 

6/3-7/11

47 37 16    
 

3/18-21/11

47 36 17    
 

2/11-14/11

46 33 21    
 

1/15-19/11

46 32 22    
 

11/29 - 12/2/10

40 45 15    
 

11/7-10/10

46 37 17    
 

7/9-12/10

44 41 15    
 

4/28 - 5/2/10

48 38 14    
 

2/5-10/10

47 34 19    
 

1/14-17/10

49 38 13    
 

11/13-16/09

50 36 14    
 

10/5-8/09

48 28 24    
 

7/24-28/09

54 24 22    
 

7/9-12/09

53 30 17    
 

6/12-16/09

59 23 18    
 

4/22-26/09

59 23 18    
 

4/1-5/09

59 19 22    
 

2/18-22/09

57 17 26    
 

2/2-4/09

50 15 35    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

5/13-17/16

47 47 6    
 

4/8-12/16

46 48 6    
 

3/17-20/16

50 45 5    
 

2/12-16/16

47 47 6    
 

1/7-10/16

45 49 6    
 

12/4-8/15

45 46 9    
 

11/19-22/15

44 49 7    
 

11/6-10/15

44 51 5    
 

10/4-8/15

47 48 5    
 

7/29 - 8/2/15

44 49 7    
 

5/28-31/15

45 49 7    
 

4/30 - 5/3/15

46 47 7    
 

3/21-24/15

47 46 7    
 

2/13-17/15

48 47 5    
 

1/9-12/15

47 47 6    
 

10/23-27/14

41 52 7    
 

10/3-6/14

43 52 4    
 

9/12-15/14

40 53 7    
 

7/29 - 8/4/14

40 54 6    
 

6/20-22/14

41 54 5    
 

5/16-19/14

42 52 6    
 

3/20-23/14

39 56 5    
 

2/19-23/14

38 57 5    
 

1/17-21/14

41 53 6    
 

12/5-8/13

37 58 6    
 

11/15-18/13

37 60 3    
 

10/18-21/13

42 52 7    
 

9/19-23/13

41 54 5    
 

9/6-8/13

46 48 6    
 

7/18-22/13

45 49 6    
 

5/31 - 6/4/13

44 50 6    
 

4/24-28/13

41 52 7    
 

3/20-24/13

39 54 7    
 

2/6-10/13

45 49 6    
 

1/11-15/13

46 49 5    
 

12/12-16/12

47 47 6    
 

10/25-28/12

46 47 7    
 

9/8-12/12

45 47 8    
 

8/22-26/12

39 54 7    
 

7/11-16/12

39 55 6    
 

4/13-17/12

44 48 7    
 

3/7-11/12

39 54 7    
 

2/8-13/12

44 50 6    
 

1/12-17/12

40 54 6    
 

1/4-8/12

38 55 7    
 

12/5-7/11

33 60 7    
 

11/6-10/11

34 60 6    
 

10/19-24/11

38 56 6    
 

9/28 - 10/2/11

35 53 12    
 

9/10-15/11

34 57 9    
 

6/24-28/11

39 52 9    
 

6/3-7/11

37 56 7    
 

4/15-20/11

38 57 5    
 

3/18-21/11

39 53 8    
 

2/11-14/11

42 50 8    
 

1/15-19/11

41 52 7    
 

11/29 - 12/2/10

43 50 7    
 

11/7-10/10

40 53 7    
 

10/21-26/10

42 50 8    
 

10/1-5/10

38 50 12    
 

9/10-14/10

41 51 8    
 

8/20-24/10

44 48 8    
 

7/9-12/10

40 54 6    
 

6/16-20/10

45 48 7    
 

5/20-24/10

43 48 9    
 

4/28 - 5/2/10

48 47 5    
 

4/5-12/10

43 46 11    
 

3/29 - 4/1/10

42 50 8    
 

3/18-21/10

45 45 10    
 

2/5-10/10

42 52 6    
 

1/14-17/10

46 48 6    
 

1/6-10/10

41 47 12    
 

12/4-8/09

47 43 10    
 

11/13-16/09

49 43 8    
 

10/5-8/09

54 38 8    
 

9/19-23/09

50 40 10    
 

8/27-31/09

53 41 6    
 

7/24-28/09

51 41 8    
 

7/9-12/09

48 44 8    
 

6/12-16/09

57 35 8    
 

5/6-12/09

56 33 11    
 

4/22-26/09

61 29 10    
 

4/1-5/09

56 34 10    
 

3/20-22/09

61 29 10    
 

3/12-16/09

56 33 11    
 

2/18-22/09

57 32 11    
 

2/2-4/09

55 24 21    

 

NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll conducted by Hart Research Associates (D) and Public Opinion Strategies (R). April 10-14, 2016. N=1,000 registered voters nationwide. Margin of error 3.1.
RV = registered voters

 

"Do you generally approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing in handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/10-14/16 RV

50 47 3    
 

7/26-30/15

45 49 6    
 

4/26-30/15

49 47 4    
 

3/1-5/15

47 48 5    
 

1/14-17/15

49 47 4    
 

12/10-14/14

46 49 5    
 

11/14-17/14

43 53 4    
 

10/8-12/14 RV

43 53 4    
 

9/3-7/14 RV

43 53 4    
 

7/30 - 8/3/14

42 53 5    
 

6/11-15/14

41 54 5    
 

4/23-27/14

42 54 4    
 

3/5-9/14

41 56 3    
 

12/4-8/13

39 58 3    
 

9/5-8/13

45 52 3    
 

7/17-21/13

45 51 4    
 

5/30 - 6/2/13

46 49 5    
 

4/5-8/13

47 50 3    
 

2/21-24/13

44 51 5    
 

1/12-15/13

49 48 3    
 

12/6-9/12

49 47 4    
 

11/1-3/12 LV

47 51 2    
 

10/17-20/12 RV

46 52 2    
 

9/26-30/12 RV

46 51 3    
 

9/12-16/12 RV

47 51 2    
 

7/18-22/12 RV

44 53 3    
 

6/20-24/12

42 53 5    
 

5/16-20/12

43 52 5    
 

4/13-17/12

45 52 3    
 

2/29 - 3/3/12

45 51 4    
 

1/22-24/12

45 50 5    
 

12/7-11/11

39 57 4    
 

11/2-5/11

40 57 3    
 

10/6-10/11

39 57 4    
 

8/27-31/11

37 59 4    
 

7/14-17/11

43 54 3    
 

6/9-13/11

41 54 5    
 

5/5-7/11

37 58 5    
 

3/31 - 4/4/11

45 52 3    
 

2/24-28/11

46 49 5    
 

1/13-17/11

45 50 5    
 

12/9-13/10

42 54 4    
 

11/11-15/10

42 54 4    
 

10/14-18/10 RV

43 53 4    
 

9/22-26/10

42 54 4    
 

8/26-30/10

39 56 5    
 

8/5-9/10

44 52 4    
 

6/17-21/10

46 50 4    
 

5/6-10/10

48 46 6    
 

3/11, 13-14/10

47 50 3    
 

1/23-25/10

47 49 4    
 

1/10-14/10

43 49 8    
 

12/11-14/09

42 51 7    
 

10/22-25/09

47 46 7    
 

9/17-20/09

50 42 8    
 

7/24-27/09

49 44 7    
 

6/12-15/09

51 38 11    
 

4/23-26/09

55 37 8    
 

2/26 - 3/1/09

56 31 13    
 

"Do you generally approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing in handling foreign policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/10-14/16 RV

41 55 4    
 

12/6-9/15

37 57 6    
 

7/26-30/15

41 52 7    
 

4/26-30/15

40 53 7    
 

3/1-5/15

36 58 6    
 

1/14-17/15

37 56 7    
 

12/10-14/14

37 55 8    
 

11/14-17/14

38 56 6    
 

10/8-12/14 RV

31 61 8    
 

9/3-7/14 RV

32 62 6    
 

7/30 - 8/3/14

36 60 4    
 

6/11-15/14

37 57 6    
 

4/23-27/14

38 53 9    
 

3/5-9/14

41 53 6    
 

12/4-8/13

44 48 8    
 

8/28-29/13

41 49 10    
 

7/17-21/13

46 46 8    
 

4/5-8/13

46 43 11    
 

12/6-9/12

52 40 8    
 

10/17-20/12 RV

49 46 5    
 

9/26-30/12 RV

49 46 5    
 

9/12-16/12 RV

49 46 5    
 

7/18-22/12 RV

53 41 6    
 

5/16-20/12

51 42 7    
 

1/22-24/12

51 41 8    
 

11/2-5/11

52 41 7    
 

8/27-31/11

50 45 5    
 

6/9-13/11

50 44 6    
 

5/5-7/11

57 35 8    
 

3/31 - 4/4/11

49 46 5    
 

11/11-15/10

48 44 8    
 

1/10-14/10

50 37 13    
 

12/11-14/09

49 42 9    
 

10/22-25/09

51 39 10    
 

9/17-20/09

50 36 14    
 

7/24-27/09

57 33 10    
 

6/12-15/09

54 36 10    
 

4/23-26/09

56 31 13    

 

CBS News/New York Times Poll. March 11-15, 2016. N=1,022 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling relations with Cuba?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

3/11-15/16

52 30 18    
 

7/10-14/15

50 31 20    
 

12/18-21/14

44 36 20    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Jan. 12, 2016. N=386 adults nationwide who watched the presidential speech. Margin of error 5. Per CNN: Survey respondents were first interviewed as part of a random national sample conducted January 5-11, 2016. In those interviews, respondents indicated they planned to watch tonight's speech and were willing to be re-interviewed after the speech. Some questions were asked of each respondent both in the pre-speech questionnaire on January 5-11 and on tonight's questionnaire. ... 24% of the respondents who participated in tonight's survey identified themselves as Republicans, 42% identified themselves as Democrats, and 34% identified themselves as independents.

             

"What was your overall reaction to President Obama's speech tonight: very positive, somewhat positive, somewhat negative or very negative?"

 
    Very
positive
Somewhat
positive
Somewhat
negative
Very
negative
Mixed (vol.)/
Unsure
    % % % % %
 

1/12/16

53 20 15 10 1
             

"Do you think the policies being proposed by Barack Obama will move the country in the right direction or the wrong direction?"

 
    Right
direction
Wrong
direction
Unsure    
    % % %    
 

1/12/16

68 29 3    

 

CBS News/New York Times Poll. Jan. 7-10, 2016. N=1,276 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the threat of terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

1/7-10/16

40 54 6    
 

12/4-8/15

34 57 8    
 

11/19-22/15

36 56 8    
 

7/29 - 8/2/15

42 48 10    
 

3/21-24/15

42 50 8    
 

2/13-17/15

45 47 7    
 

1/9-12/15

46 43 10    
 

10/23-27/14

41 49 10    
 

10/3-6/14

42 51 7    
 

9/12-15/14

41 50 9    
 

3/20-23/14

53 38 9    
 

11/15-18/13

51 41 8    
 

9/6-8/13

49 43 8    
 

7/18-22/13

56 35 9    
 

5/31 - 6/4/13

56 35 9    
 

4/24-28/13

56 35 9    
 

2/6-10/13

57 31 13    
 

12/12-16/12

60 29 12    
 

1/12-17/12

61 29 10    
 

12/5-7/11

57 31 12    
 

11/6-10/11

63 28 9    
 

6/24-28/11

63 27 10    
 

6/3-7/11

63 28 9    
 

8/20-24/10

51 37 12    
 

5/20-24/10

50 38 12    
 

3/29 - 4/1/10

54 32 14    
 

2/5-10/10

55 34 11    
 

1/14-17/10

60 33 7    
 

1/6-10/10

52 35 13    
 

6/12-16/09

57 24 19    
 

4/22-26/09

55 28 17    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling health care?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

1/7-10/16

43 54 3    
 

1/9-12/15

45 51 4    
 

5/16-19/14

43 53 4    
 

3/20-23/14

40 56 5    
 

1/17-21/14

41 54 5    
 

12/5-8/13

41 55 5    
 

11/15-18/13

32 65 3    
 

9/19-23/13

40 54 5    
 

5/20-24/10

42 52 6    
 

4/28 - 5/2/10

44 48 8    
 

4/5-12/10

41 51 9    
 

3/29 - 4/1/10

34 55 11    
 

3/18-21/10

41 51 8    
 

2/5-10/10

35 55 10    
 

1/14-17/10

40 54 6    
 

1/6-10/10

36 54 10    
 

12/4-8/09

42 50 8    
 

11/13-16/09

44 48 8    
 

10/5-8/09

47 42 11    
 

9/19-23/09

47 45 8    
 

8/27-31/09

40 47 13    
 

7/24-28/09

46 38 16    
 

7/9-12/09

49 37 14    
 

6/12-16/09

44 34 22    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the issue of immigration?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

1/7-10/16

37 55 8    
 

2/13-17/15

39 54 7    
 

1/9-12/15

40 50 10    
 

9/12-15/14

30 60 10    
 

7/29 - 8/4/14

31 57 12    
 

3/20-23/14

35 56 9    
 

7/18-22/13

43 45 12    
 

5/31 - 6/4/13

39 49 12    
 

4/24-28/13

44 45 11    
 

2/6-10/13

46 41 13    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling gun policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

1/7-10/16

43 51 6    
 

4/24-28/13

41 52 7    
 

2/6-10/13

44 49 6    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Jan. 5-6, 2016. N=1,027 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you think the policies being proposed by Barack Obama will move the country in the right direction or the wrong direction?"

 
    Right
direction
Wrong
direction
Unsure    
    % % %    
 

1/5-6/16

42 55 4    
 

8/13-16/15

45 52 3    
 

12/18-21/14

46 49 5    
 

12/16-19/13

43 54 3    
 

1/21-23/11

52 47 2    
 

1/14-16/11

50 46 3    
 

12/17-19/10

55 42 3    
 

1/22-24/10

49 49 2    
 

8/28-31/09

52 46 2    
 

5/14-17/09

63 35 2    
 

2/18-19/09

67 31 2    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Dec. 17-21, 2015. N=1,018 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling climate change?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

12/17-21/15

49 44 8    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

45 47 8    
 

9/4-8/15

47 44 9    
 

8/13-16/15

47 48 5    
 

5/29-31/15

41 49 10    

 

ABC News/Washington Post Poll. Dec. 10-13, 2015. N=1,002 adults nationwide.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling the extremist group known as the Islamic State, or ISIS?" Half sample (Form B)

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

12/10-13/15

35 59 6    
 

11/16-19/15

35 57 8    

 

Pew Research Center. Dec. 8-13, 2015. N=1,500 adults nationwide. Margin of error 2.9.

             

"Now thinking about how Barack Obama is handling some issues, do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling race relations?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

12/8-13/15

44 47 8    
 

7/14-20/15

48 43 9    
 

5/12-18/15

48 44 8    
 

12/3-7/14

40 50 11    
 

8/20-24/14

48 42 10    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the threat of terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

12/8-13/15

37 57 6    
 

5/12-18/15

47 46 6    
 

12/3-7/14

45 49 6    
 

10/30 - 11/6/13

51 44 5    
 

6/12-16/13

56 35 9    
 

1/11-16/12

65 28 7    
 

8/17-21/11

56 33 12    
 

5/2/11

69 21 10    
 

1/6-9/11

55 33 12    
 

1/6-10/10

51 39 10    
 

10/28 - 11/8/09

52 34 14    
 

4/14-21/09

57 26 17    
 

2/4-8/09

50 21 29    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the nation's immigration policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

12/8-13/15

37 56 7    
 

5/12-18/15

37 56 7    
 

12/3-7/14

38 56 6    
 

8/20-24/14

31 61 7    
 

10/30 - 11/6/13

32 60 7    
 

6/12-16/13

43 47 11    
 

2/13-18/13

44 43 13    
 

11/9-14/11

32 49 20    
 

1/6-9/11

35 50 16    
 

6/16-20/10

33 54 12    
 

5/6-9/10

25 54 21    
 

4/21-26/10

29 47 24    
 

1/6-10/10

30 50 21    
 

10/28 - 11/8/09

31 48 21    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

12/8-13/15

43 51 5    
 

7/14-20/15

45 51 4    
 

5/12-18/15

43 52 4    
 

12/3-7/14

45 51 4    
 

8/20-24/14

39 55 6    
 

7/8-14/14

40 56 4    
 

12/3-8/13

42 53 5    
 

10/30 - 11/6/13

31 65 3    
 

9/4-8/13

43 52 5    
 

6/12-16/13

44 50 5    
 

2/13-18/13

40 56 4    
 

3/7-11/12

43 53 4    
 

1/11-16/12

38 59 4    
 

5/2/11

40 55 4    
 

3/30 - 4/3/11

39 56 6    
 

1/6-9/11

42 51 7    
 

6/16-20/10

43 51 5    
 

5/6-9/10

41 51 8    
 

4/21-26/10

38 54 8    
 

3/10-14/10

41 52 7    
 

1/6-10/10

42 51 7    
 

10/28 - 11/8/09

42 52 5    
 

7/22-26/09

38 53 9    
 

6/10-14/09

52 40 8    
 

4/14-21/09

60 33 7    
 

2/4-8/09

56 24 20    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling global climate change?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
Refused
   
    % % %    
 

12/8-13/15

45 40 15    
 

7/14-20/15

41 39 20    
 

10/30 - 11/6/13

38 46 17    
 

10/28 - 11/8/09

44 32 24    
             

"Do you think Barack Obama is too tough, not tough enough or about right in his approach to foreign policy and national security issues?"

 
    Too
tough
Not tough
enough
About
right
Unsure/
Refused
 
    % % % %  
 

12/8-13/15

2 58 34 6  
 

7/14-20/15

4 53 37 7  
 

1/7-11/15

5 55 37 3  
 

8/20-24/14

3 54 36 7  
 

10/30 - 11/6/13

5 51 37 6  
 

9/13-16/12

2 41 42 15  

 

NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll conducted by Hart Research Associates (D) and Public Opinion Strategies (R). Dec. 6-9, 2015. N=1,000 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.1. RV = registered voters

 

"Now, as you may know, a terrorist group called ISIS is operating in Syria and Iraq. ISIS militants have made significant territorial gains in these countries and have declared an independent Islamic state. Do you generally approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing handling the situation involving the terrorist militants known as ISIS in Iraq and Syria?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

12/6-9/15

34 60 6    
 

10/8-12/14 RV

37 55 8    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Nov. 27-Dec. 1, 2015. N=1,020 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign affairs?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

40 57 3    
 

9/4-8/15

42 55 3    
 

8/13-16/15

43 56 1    
 

5/29-31/15

43 55 2    
 

2/12-15/15

41 57 1    
 

11/21-23/14

42 54 3    
 

9/25-28/14

42 54 4    
 

9/5-7/14

40 57 3    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

40 57 3    
 

9/6-8/13

40 57 3    
 

6/11-13/13

44 54 2    
 

4/5-7/13

49 48 4    
 

1/14-15/13

54 42 4    
 

9/9-11/11

47 50 3    
 

8/24-25/11

50 47 3    
 

8/5-7/11

47 50 3    
 

3/18-20/11

54 43 3    
 

1/21-23/11

57 40 3    
 

11/11-14/10

49 46 5    
 

3/25-28/10

51 44 4    
 

1/8-10/10

51 46 3    
 

10/30 - 11/1/09

51 47 2    
 

9/11-13/09

58 38 4    
 

8/28-31/09

54 42 3    
 

3/12-15/09

66 28 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling health care policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/27 - 12/1/15

41 57 1    
 

5/29-31/15

44 54 1    
 

11/21-23/14

43 56 1    
 

9/25-28/14

42 56 2    
 

5/29 - 6/1/14

36 63 1    
 

9/6-8/13

42 55 3    
 

4/5-7/13

44 54 2    
 

1/14-15/13

50 49 2    
 

11/11-13/11

38 59 3    
 

5/24-26/11

40 57 2    
 

3/18-20/11

41 58 2    
 

1/21-23/11

44 55 1    
 

7/16-21/10

44 54 2    
 

3/25-28/10

45 54 1    
 

3/19-21/10

40 58 2    
 

1/8-10/10

40 59 1    
 

10/30 - 11/1/09

42 57 2    
 

9/11-13/09

51 47 2    
 

8/28-31/09

44 53 3    
 

3/12-15/09

57 41 2    

 

Quinnipiac University. Nov. 23-30, 2015. N=1,453 registered voters nationwide. Margin of error 2.6.

             

"Who do you trust more to make decisions that are good for the country: President Obama or the Republicans in Congress?"

 
    President
Obama
Republicans
in Congress
Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

11/23-30/15

46 43 12    
 

11/18-23/14

42 47 12    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

11/23-30/15

47 49 4    
 

3/26-31/14

40 55 4    
 

1/15-19/14

39 56 5    
 

1/4-7/14

39 58 4    
 

12/3-9/13

37 59 4    
 

11/6-11/13

38 59 3    
 

9/23-29/13

44 52 4    
 

7/28-31/13

42 54 4    
 

6/28 - 7/8/13

41 55 4    
 

4/25-29/13

41 53 6    
 

7/1-8/12

40 55 4    
 

4/11-17/12

38 56 6    
 

2/14-20/12

41 55 4    
 

11/14-20/11

33 61 6    
 

10/25-31/11

37 60 4    
 

9/27 - 10/3/11

32 64 4    
 

8/16-27/11

32 62 6    
 

7/5-11/11

38 56 5    
 

5/31 - 6/6/11

36 58 6    
 

3/22-28/11

34 60 5    
 

2/21-28/11

38 59 4    
 

1/4-11/11

40 53 7    
 

4/14-19/10

40 55 5    
 

3/22-23/10

39 57 5    
 

2/2-8/10

41 54 5    
 

1/5-11/10

41 54 6    
 

12/15-20/09

44 51 5    
 

12/1-6/09

41 54 5    
 

11/9-16/09

43 52 5    
 

9/29 - 10/5/09

47 46 7    
 

7/27 - 8/3/09

45 49 6    
 

6/23-29/09

52 42 6    
 

4/21-27/09

53 38 9    
 

3/24-30/09

55 37 8    
 

2/25 - 3/2/09

57 33 10    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

11/23-30/15

34 60 6    
 

3/26-31/14

39 55 6    
 

1/15-19/14

40 49 11    
 

1/4-7/14

41 51 8    
 

12/3-9/13

42 49 9    
 

11/6-11/13

38 53 9    
 

9/23-29/13

41 53 7    
 

7/28-31/13

44 50 6    
 

6/28 - 7/8/13

40 52 8    
 

4/25-29/13

47 43 10    
 

7/1-8/12

47 44 9    
 

4/11-17/12

44 47 9    
 

2/14-20/12

46 46 8    
 

11/14-20/11

49 42 10    
 

10/25-31/11

52 42 6    
 

9/27 - 10/3/11

44 48 8    
 

8/16-27/11

44 47 9    
 

7/5-11/11

47 43 10    
 

5/31 - 6/6/11

46 44 10    
 

3/22-28/11

41 47 12    
 

2/21-28/11

43 45 12    
 

4/14-19/10

48 42 10    
 

3/22-23/10

46 43 12    
 

2/2-8/10

46 43 11    
 

1/5-11/10

45 46 9    
 

12/15-20/09

46 44 10    
 

12/1-6/09

46 45 9    
 

11/9-16/09

49 42 8    
 

9/29 - 10/5/09

49 37 13    
 

7/27 - 8/3/09

52 38 10    
 

6/23-29/09

55 35 9    
 

4/21-27/09

57 32 11    
 

3/24-30/09

56 25 19    
 

2/25 - 3/2/09

56 21 23    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

11/23-30/15

38 56 6    
 

1/15-19/14

48 41 10    
 

1/4-7/14

52 41 6    
 

12/3-9/13

50 41 8    
 

11/6-11/13

52 42 6    
 

9/23-29/13

52 42 6    
 

7/28-31/13

54 39 6    
 

6/28 - 7/8/13

52 43 6    
 

4/25-29/13

55 38 8    
 

10/25-31/11

66 28 6    
 

8/16-27/11

57 34 9    
 

4/14-19/10

49 41 10    
 

3/22-23/10

49 41 9    
 

2/2-8/10

49 44 8    
 

1/5-11/10

48 44 8    

 

CBS News Poll. Nov. 19-22, 2015. N=1,205 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the situation with ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure/
No answer
   
    % % %    
 

11/19-22/15

31 59 11    
 

11/6-10/15

31 54 14    
 

7/29 - 8/2/15

34 52 14    
 

3/21-24/15

36 53 12    
 

2/13-17/15

39 51 11    
 

10/23-27/14

38 50 12    
 

10/3-6/14

40 51 8    
 

9/12-15/14

39 48 13    

 

Bloomberg Politics Poll conducted by Selzer & Company. Nov. 15-17, 2015. N=1,002 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.1.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/15-17/15

44 51 5    
 

9/18-21/15

47 48 5    
 

4/6-8/15

49 46 5    
 

12/3-5/14

42 53 5    
 

6/6-9/14

38 57 5    
 

3/7-10/14

43 53 4    
 

2/15-18/13

47 49 4    
 

12/7-10/12

48 48 4    
 

6/17-20/11

39 57 4    
 

3/4-7/11

43 52 5    
 

12/3-7/09

45 50 5    
 

9/10-14/09

50 45 5    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with health care?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/15-17/15

40 56 4    
 

9/18-21/15

44 51 5    
 

4/6-8/15

43 53 4    
 

12/3-5/14

41 55 4    
 

6/6-9/14

38 58 4    
 

3/7-10/14

40 54 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with negotiating with the Republican majority in the U.S. Congress?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/15-17/15

35 54 11    
 

9/18-21/15

35 52 13    
 

4/6-8/15

35 54 11    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with relations with other countries?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/15-17/15

44 50 6    
 

2/15-18/13

52 35 13    
 

12/7-10/12

54 39 7    
 

12/3-7/09

59 35 6    
 

9/10-14/09

60 32 8    

 

Gallup Poll. Nov. 4-8, 2015. N=1,021 adults nationwide. Margin of error 4.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/4-8/15

44 54 2    
 

8/5-9/15

41 56 2    
 

2/8-11/15

43 54 3    
 

11/6-9/14

33 63 4    
 

8/7-10/14

35 61 4    
 

6/5-8/14

34 64 2    
 

2/6-9/14

41 54 5    
 

11/7-10/13

39 58 3    
 

9/5-8/13

42 56 2    
 

8/7-11/13

35 62 3    
 

6/1-4/13

42 56 2    
 

2/7-10/13

39 60 1    
 

11/15-18/12

44 52 3    
 

11/3-4/12

45 53 2    
 

8/9-12/12

36 60 4    
 

2/2-5/12

38 59 3    
 

11/3-6/11

30 67 3    
 

8/11-14/11

26 71 3    
 

5/12-15/11

37 60 3    
 

3/25-27/11

39 58 3    
 

2/2-5/11

37 60 3    
 

11/19-21/10

35 63 2    
 

8/5-8/10

38 59 3    
 

7/27 - 8/1/10

39 59 2    
 

3/26-28/10

37 61 2    
 

2/1-3/10

36 61 3    
 

1/8-10/10

40 56 3    
 

11/20-22/09

44 53 3    
 

9/11-13/09

46 51 2    
 

8/6-9/09

48 49 3    
 

7/17-19/09

47 49 4    
 

5/29-31/09

55 42 3    
 

3/27-29/09

56 39 5    
 

2/9-12/09

59 30 11    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign affairs?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/4-8/15

37 59 4    
 

8/5-9/15

39 55 6    
 

2/8-11/15

36 59 5    
 

11/6-9/14

31 63 6    
 

8/7-10/14

36 58 6    
 

6/5-8/14

32 62 6    
 

2/6-9/14

40 50 10    
 

11/7-10/13

39 53 8    
 

9/5-8/13

42 54 4    
 

8/7-11/13

40 53 7    
 

6/1-4/13

43 52 5    
 

2/7-10/13

46 48 6    
 

11/15-18/12

47 46 8    
 

11/3-4/12

49 46 5    
 

8/9-12/12

48 45 8    
 

2/2-5/12

48 46 6    
 

11/3-6/11

49 44 7    
 

8/11-14/11

42 51 6    
 

5/12-15/11

51 43 7    
 

3/25-27/11

46 47 6    
 

2/2-5/11

48 45 7    
 

11/19-21/10

45 49 6    
 

8/5-8/10

44 48 8    
 

3/26-28/10

48 46 6    
 

2/1-3/10

51 44 5    
 

1/8-10/10

47 47 6    
 

8/6-9/09

53 40 8    
 

7/17-19/09

57 38 6    
 

5/29-31/09

59 32 8    
 

3/27-29/09

61 28 10    
 

2/9-12/09

54 22 24    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling health care policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/4-8/15

44 54 2    
 

11/6-9/14

36 60 4    
 

8/7-10/14

41 56 3    
 

6/5-8/14

37 62 2    
 

11/7-10/13

37 61 2    
 

8/7-11/13

39 57 4    
 

6/1-4/13

40 57 3    
 

11/15-18/12

49 46 5    
 

2/2-5/12

41 56 2    
 

11/3-6/11

41 55 4    
 

3/25-27/11

40 56 4    
 

2/2-5/11

40 56 3    
 

8/5-8/10

40 57 3    
 

3/26-28/10

42 54 4    
 

2/1-3/10

36 60 4    
 

1/8-10/10

37 58 5    
 

11/20-22/09

40 53 7    
 

9/11-13/09

43 52 5    
 

8/6-9/09

43 49 8    
 

7/17-19/09

44 50 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the situation involving Islamic militants, commonly known as ISIS, in Iraq and Syria?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

11/4-8/15

30 64 6    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Oct. 14-17, 2015. N=1,028 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

 

"Do you have more confidence in President Obama or in the Republicans in Congress to deal with the major issues facing the country today?"

 
    President
Obama
Republicans
in Congress
Both equally
(vol.)
Neither
(vol.)
Unsure
    % % % % %
 

10/14-17/15

45 36 3 15 1
 

3/13-15/15

48 39 2 9 1
 

10/18-20/13

44 31 2 21 2
 

12/17-18/12

49 31 4 14 2
 

12/16-18/11

50 31 2 14 2
 

3/11-13/11

44 39 5 10 1

 

CNN/ORC Poll. Sept. 4-8, 2015. N=1,012 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the U.S. relationship with Iran?" N=509 (Version A), margin of error 4.5.

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

9/4-8/15

37 59 4    
 

8/13-16/15

38 60 3    
 

6/26-28/15

38 58 4    
 

4/16-19/15

48 48 4    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the migrant crisis in Europe?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

9/4-8/15

33 48 19    
             

"Do you happen to know what religion Barack Obama is? Is he Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, Mormon, Muslim, something else, or not religious?" Options rotated

 
    %        
 

Protestant/Christian

39        
 

Muslim/Islamic

29        
 

Catholic

4        
 

Mormon/LDS

2        
 

Jewish

1        
 

Something else

1        
 

Not religious

11        
 

Unsure

14        

 

Gallup Poll. Aug. 5-9, 2015. N=1,011 adults nationwide. Margin of error 4.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

41 56 2    
 

2/8-11/15

43 54 3    
 

11/6-9/14

33 63 4    
 

8/7-10/14

35 61 4    
 

6/5-8/14

34 64 2    
 

2/6-9/14

41 54 5    
 

11/7-10/13

39 58 3    
 

9/5-8/13

42 56 2    
 

8/7-11/13

35 62 3    
 

6/1-4/13

42 56 2    
 

2/7-10/13

39 60 1    
 

11/15-18/12

44 52 3    
 

11/3-4/12

45 53 2    
 

8/9-12/12

36 60 4    
 

2/2-5/12

38 59 3    
 

11/3-6/11

30 67 3    
 

8/11-14/11

26 71 3    
 

5/12-15/11

37 60 3    
 

3/25-27/11

39 58 3    
 

2/2-5/11

37 60 3    
 

11/19-21/10

35 63 2    
 

8/5-8/10

38 59 3    
 

7/27 - 8/1/10

39 59 2    
 

3/26-28/10

37 61 2    
 

2/1-3/10

36 61 3    
 

1/8-10/10

40 56 3    
 

11/20-22/09

44 53 3    
 

9/11-13/09

46 51 2    
 

8/6-9/09

48 49 3    
 

7/17-19/09

47 49 4    
 

5/29-31/09

55 42 3    
 

3/27-29/09

56 39 5    
 

2/9-12/09

59 30 11    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign affairs?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

39 55 6    
 

2/8-11/15

36 59 5    
 

11/6-9/14

31 63 6    
 

8/7-10/14

36 58 6    
 

6/5-8/14

32 62 6    
 

2/6-9/14

40 50 10    
 

11/7-10/13

39 53 8    
 

9/5-8/13

42 54 4    
 

8/7-11/13

40 53 7    
 

6/1-4/13

43 52 5    
 

2/7-10/13

46 48 6    
 

11/15-18/12

47 46 8    
 

11/3-4/12

49 46 5    
 

8/9-12/12

48 45 8    
 

2/2-5/12

48 46 6    
 

11/3-6/11

49 44 7    
 

8/11-14/11

42 51 6    
 

5/12-15/11

51 43 7    
 

3/25-27/11

46 47 6    
 

2/2-5/11

48 45 7    
 

11/19-21/10

45 49 6    
 

8/5-8/10

44 48 8    
 

3/26-28/10

48 46 6    
 

2/1-3/10

51 44 5    
 

1/8-10/10

47 47 6    
 

8/6-9/09

53 40 8    
 

7/17-19/09

57 38 6    
 

5/29-31/09

59 32 8    
 

3/27-29/09

61 28 10    
 

2/9-12/09

54 22 24    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling education?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

44 49 7    
 

8/7-10/14

48 43 9    
 

8/7-11/13

49 45 6    
 

8/9-12/12

49 43 8    
 

8/11-14/11

41 50 9    
 

8/5-8/10

49 40 11    
 

2/1-3/10

54 36 10    
 

8/6-9/09

53 30 17    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling immigration?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

36 61 4    
 

8/7-10/14

32 62 6    
 

6/5-8/14

31 65 4    
 

8/7-11/13

39 55 6    
 

6/1-4/13

40 55 6    
 

2/7-10/13

46 48 6    
 

8/9-12/12

38 54 8    
 

5/12-15/11

37 55 8    
 

8/5-8/10

29 62 8    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling terrorism?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

41 55 4    
 

6/5-8/14

42 56 2    
 

8/7-11/13

50 45 5    
 

6/1-4/13

53 43 3    
 

8/9-12/12

58 35 7    
 

11/3-6/11

63 31 6    
 

8/11-14/11

53 40 6    
 

5/12-15/11

63 33 3    
 

8/5-8/10

48 45 7    
 

2/1-3/10

48 49 3    
 

1/8-10/10

49 46 5    
 

11/20-22/09

45 47 8    
 

5/29-31/09

55 37 8    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling race relations?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

46 50 4    
 

8/7-11/13

51 41 8    
 

7/27 - 8/1/10

52 38 10    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling the situation in Iran?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

33 55 12    
 

2/1-3/10

42 50 8    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling climate change?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

8/5-9/15

44 42 14    

 

ABC News/Washington Post Poll. July 16-19, 2015. N=1,002 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.5.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling the situation with Iran?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

7/16-19/15

35 52 14    
 

1/20-23/14

39 49 12    
 

10/15-18/09

52 39 9    
 

6/18-21/09

52 36 12    
 

4/21-24/09

54 35 11    

 

CNN/ORC Poll. June 26-28, 2015. N=1,017 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling race relations?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/26-28/15

55 42 4    
 

5/29-31/15

50 47 3    
 

7/16-21/10

60 34 6    
 

8/28-31/09

66 26 8    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling foreign trade?" N=496 (Version B), margin of error 4.5.

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/26-28/15

40 53 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling cybersecurity, which is the security of the nation's electronic information?" N=496 (Version B), margin of error 4.5.

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

6/26-28/15

37 56 8    

 

Gallup Poll. April 9-12, 2015. N=1,015 adults nationwide. Margin of error 4.

             

"Thinking about the following characteristics and qualities, please say whether you think each applies or doesn't apply to Barack Obama. How about [see below]?"

 
    Applies Doesn't
apply
Unsure    
    % % %    
 
 

"Is a strong and decisive leader"

 

4/9-12/15

46 52 2    
 

6/5-8/14

45 53 2    
 

11/7-10/13

47 51 2    
 

9/5-8/13

53 46 1    
 

6/20-24/13

53 47 -    
             
 

"Understands the problems Americans face in their daily lives"

 

4/9-12/15

53 45 2    
 

6/5-8/14

48 50 2    
 

11/7-10/13

54 45 1    
 

9/5-8/13

56 43 1    
 

6/20-24/13

56 42 1    
             
 

"Has a clear plan for solving the country's problems"

 

4/9-12/15

36 61 2    
 

6/5-8/14

34 65 1    
 

11/7-10/13

38 60 1    
 

9/5-8/13

38 59 3    
 

6/20-24/13

38 60 2    
             
 

"Is honest and trustworthy"

 

4/9-12/15

53 45 2    
 

6/5-8/14

47 51 2    
 

11/7-10/13

50 47 3    
 

9/5-8/13

55 42 3    
 

6/20-24/13

55 44 1    
             
 

"Can manage the government effectively"

 

4/9-12/15

44 55 2    
 

6/5-8/14

39 60 2    
 

11/7-10/13

42 57 2    
 

9/5-8/13

47 52 2    
 

6/20-24/13

44 54 2    

 

Bloomberg Politics Poll conducted by Selzer & Company. April 6-8, 2015. N=1,008 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.1.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with the economy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/6-8/15

49 46 5    
 

6/6-9/14

38 57 5    
 

3/7-10/14

43 53 4    
 

2/15-18/13

47 49 4    
 

12/7-10/12

48 48 4    
 

6/17-20/11

39 57 4    
 

3/4-7/11

43 52 5    
 

12/3-7/09

45 50 5    
 

9/10-14/09

50 45 5    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with health care?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/6-8/15

43 53 4    
 

6/6-9/14

38 58 4    
 

3/7-10/14

40 54 6    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with negotiating with the Republican majority in the U.S. Congress?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/6-8/15

35 54 11    
             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing with handling foreign policy?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

4/6-8/15

42 50 8    

 

ABC News/Washington Post Poll. March 26-29, 2015. N=1,003 adults nationwide. Margin of error 3.5.

             

"Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling U.S. relations with Israel?"

 
    Approve Disapprove Unsure    
    % % %    
 

3/26-29/15

38 50 12    
             

"Overall, who do you trust to do a better job coping with the main problems the nation faces over the next few years: Obama or the Republicans in Congress?" Options rotated

 
    Obama Republicans
in Congress
Both
(vol.)
Neither
(vol.)
Unsure
    % % % % %
 

3/26-29/15

42 41 1 12 4
 

1/12-15/15

40 36 1 17 5
 

12/11-14/14

39 43 2 14 3