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President Donald J. Trump Composite Job Approval Poll

This Period: 08/16/20 to 09/15/20

Methodology

Polls

New Job Approval polls:
Poll Direction Change Current
NBC/WSJ Loss245%
ABC/WP Gain144%
Quinnipiac Same043%
NPR/PBS/Marist Gain140%
* = New high
Continuing Job Approval polls:
Poll Direction Change Current
FOX Gain448%
* = New high
Favorability polls:
Poll Direction Change Current
ABCSame042%
CNNSame043%
* = New high

Analysis:

President Trump's poll did not change this period.
Several polls 'timed out' (too old to report) this
period (CNN, Monmouth).  This period is before the
debate which will not be reflected here yet.

Election Results - Source FEC

Election Year Results
2016 Electoral College Trump 304
Clinton 227
Popular Vote Trump 62,984,825 (46.09%)
Clinton 65,853,516 (48.18%)
Senate Democrats Gain 2
House Democrats Gain 6
2018 Senate Republicans Gain 2
House Democrats Gain 40

Trump Poll Graphs

Trump Approval Poll at www.LiberalsWin.com
Trump Job Approval Poll
Trump/Obama/Bush Approval Poll at www.LiberalsWin.com
Trump, Obama and Bush Comparison Job Approval Poll

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President Job Approval Poll Summary

Poll Average and Basis Data
Category Percent Notes
Current Average: 43.60% Current average based on: 218 points for 05 polls
Gain/Loss this year: 0.40 pts January 2020 start: 44.00%
Current High poll(s): 48 Fox (09/07)
Current Low poll(s): 40% Marist/NPR/PBS (09/11)

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President Job Approval Poll Details

Poll Details (* Poll used this period)
Poll Source Percent (Change) Date of poll
ABC/Wash Post/Mason * 44% (+1) 09/21/20
CBS 40% (-3) 05/29/20
CNBC 39% (-7) 06/19/20
CNN/Opinion Research 41% (-1) 08/28/20
Fox * 48% (+4) 09/07/20
Georgetown/Battleground 42% (-1) 08/01/20
Investor's Business Daily/TIPP 41% (-3) 02/20/20
Marist/NPR/PBS * 40% (+1) 09/11/20
Monmouth U 41% (-0) 09/03/20
NBC/WSJ * 34% (-2) 09/30/20
PEW 40% (+3) 03/20/19
Quinnipiac * 43% (+0) 09/17/20
USA Today/Suffolk U. 45% (+5) 08/28/20

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Presidential Job Approval Poll History

Approval and Favorable History
Poll Name Date Percent Notes
ABC/WP 09/21/2044% Approval
08/12/2043%
07/12/2039%
08/12/2042% / 56% Favorable/Unfavorable
05/25/2042% / 55%
CBS & NY Times 05/29/2040% Approval
01/26/2043%
05/17/1941%
12/09/1630% / 39% Favorable/Not favorable
10/28/1633% / 56% Registered
CNBC 06/19/2039% Approval
04/03/2046%
12/10/1940%
12/09/1630% / 39% Favorable/Not favorable
10/28/1633% / 56% Registered
CNN/Opinion Research 08/28/2041% Approval
08/12/2042%
06/02/2038%
08/12/2042% / 56% Favorable/Unfavorable
05/25/2042% / 55% LV
FOX 09/07/2048% Approval
08/09/2044%
07/12/2045%
01/01/170% Favorable/Unfavorable
01/01/170%
GIP/Battleground 08/01/2042% Approval
10/06/1943%
03/31/1943%
11/28/1645% Favorable/Unfavorable
01/01/170%
Investor's Business Daily 02/20/2041% Approval
01/23/2044%
01/03/2043%
01/01/170% Favorable
01/01/170%
Marist/NPR/PBS 09/11/2040% Approval
08/03/2039%
06/22/2040%
07/19/1841% / 54% Favorable/Unfavorable
04/10/1836% / 57%
Monmouth 09/03/2041% Approval
08/06/2041%
06/26/2041%
01/12/1734% / 46% Favorable/Unfavorable
10/14/1626% / 61% Registered
NBC/Wall Street Journal 09/30/2043% Approval
09/13/2045%
08/09/2044%
09/16/1839% / 52% Positive/Negative
08/05/1736% / 52%
PEW 03/20/1940% Approval
01/09/1937%
09/18/1838%
02/07/1741% / 57% Favorable/Unfavorable
11/30/1637% / 58%
Quinnipiac University 09/17/2043% Approval
08/28/2043%
07/09/2036%
07/09/2034% / 61% Favorable/Unfavorable
06/11/2040% / 56%
USA Today/Suffolk U 08/28/2045% Approval
06/25/2040%
04/21/2043%
03/13/1942% / 50% Favorable/Unfavorable
12/11/1840% / 57% LV

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Obsolete Presidential Job Approval Detail Polls

Obsolete Poll Details
Poll Source Percent (Change) Date of poll
AP-GfK 50% (-4) 04/11/13
Bloomberg 40% (+0) 07/08/17
Diageo/Hotline 56% (-9) 07/09/09
Ipsos/Reuters 50% (+1) 09/07/12
Newsweek 48% (+0) 05/02/11
NPR 46% (-3) 03/19/14

Obsolete Obama Detail History

Obsolete Approval and Favorable History
Poll Name Date Percent Notes
AP-GfK 01/01/170% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
01/01/170% Favorable
01/01/170%
Bloomberg 07/08/1740% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
07/08/1741% / 55% Favorable/Unfavorable
12/02/1650% / 43% LV
Diageo/Hotline 01/01/170% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
01/01/170% Favorable
01/01/170%
Ipsos/Reuters 01/01/170% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
01/01/170% Favorable
01/01/170%
Newsweek 01/01/170% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
01/01/170% Favorable
01/01/170%
National Public Radio 01/01/170% Approval
01/01/170%
01/01/170%
07/19/1841% / 54% Favorable/Unfavorable
04/10/1836% / 57%