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GALLUP

Jan 2-15
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Trump Approval 44% -1
Trump Disapproval 53% +2
Gallup has measured presidential job approval since 1938. Explore and compare trends in the Gallup Presidential Job Approval Center.
by Frank Newport

Healthcare, the economy and immigration are A-list issues in the 2020 election, while other issues are broadly important but not top of mind.

Gallup Vault

Before he was killed, Martin Luther King Jr. declared the nation "sick," tying this to racism and violence. Nevertheless, 58% of Americans disagreed.

by V. Lance Tarrance

Will Democrats vote in the 2020 presidential election if their party nominates a candidate they don't agree with?

by Frank Newport

Voters want their president to display competence in office, leading to a significant "competency" positioning battle in the coming election.

by Andrew Rzepa, Sera L. Young and Alexandros Makarigakis

A consortium of Northwestern University, UNESCO and Gallup is working together to benchmark water insecurity by conducting nationally representative surveys in 33 countries across Africa and India in 2020.

by Julie Ray and RJ Reinhart

Gallup editors preview some of the big data trends and global storylines they'll be watching in 2020.

by Justin McCarthy

Gallup findings over the past decade reveal that the years from 2010 to 2019 encompassed some revolutionary changes in public opinion.

by Julie Ray

U.S. approval ratings. Emotions. Elections. Migration. Safety. Brexit. What was the world's biggest story? Read Gallup editors' top picks.

by Zacc Ritter

The public's trust in journalists varies significantly across 144 countries and territories surveyed in 2018 and is linked to political polarization.

The Short Answer

A slow economy, unpopular military engagement, labor strife and a corruption scandal combined to give this president the all-time lowest job approval rating.

The Short Answer

Christmas is everywhere you turn during the holiday season, but is it for everyone?

by Julie Ray

A new study reveals inequity in U.S. workers' wellbeing by job category, highlighting the need for targeted interventions.

by Frank Newport

Americans' political identities are powerful drivers of views on healthcare, making it hard to change public opinion on healthcare-related policy issues.

The Short Answer

George W. Bush registered the highest presidential job approval rating in any Gallup poll.

by Angelina Theodorou and Megan Brenan

Explore five key takeaways from a Knight/Gallup report and panel discussion on Americans' desire for local news and awareness of its fragility.

The Short Answer

Polling shows that almost all Americans have a positive view of "small business." But does that mean they don't like "big business?"