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GALLUP

Sep 16-30
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Trump Approval 40% -3
Trump Disapproval 56% +2
Gallup has measured presidential job approval since 1938. Explore and compare trends in the Gallup Presidential Job Approval Center.
by Frank Newport

Bernie Sanders' proposal to tax public companies whose CEO pay is much higher than the pay of their average worker fits well with U.S. public opinion.

The Short Answer

E-cigarettes are an increasingly popular alternative to tobacco products, especially among young adults -- but how many Americans vape regularly?

by Lydia Saad

Securing the top spot for the presidential nomination early in the campaign has been the exception for Democrats over the past 60 years.

by RJ Reinhart and Zacc Ritter

There is a disconnect between Americans' perceptions of their personal success and their perceptions of how society defines success.

by Frank Newport

Warren's plans to disrupt the way government works fit well with public opinion -- her plans to increase its role in solving problems, much less so.

Gallup Vault

The first question Gallup asked about race or racism came amid a high-profile stance against discrimination from first lady Eleanor Roosevelt in 1939.

by Frank Newport

The American public wants more, rather than less, federal government environmental regulation.

by Frank Newport

The job approval rating continues to provide a valuable way of summarizing a president's performance in a single measure.

by Zacchary Ritter and Priscilla Standridge

Americans' interactions with local news vary significantly. Greater interaction is associated with slightly higher levels of consuming and trust in local news.

by Jeffrey M. Jones

Americans believe it is a good idea for journalists to interact with their audiences on social media but not to express their opinions on the news.

by Andrew Dugan and Steve Crabtree

Most people worldwide say the work that scientists do benefits people like them. However, considerably fewer say scientists' work benefits most others.

by Shane Pruitt and Ben Regan

American Indian degree-holders in the U.S. who are graduates of Tribal Colleges and Universities outpace all other graduates of higher education institutions in being engaged in their work and in their communities.

Happiness expert Dr. Carol Graham talks about what she's learned from studying wellbeing metrics for almost two decades, and what the future holds.

TCU alumni are 2x as likely as American Indian graduates nationally to have felt supported while obtaining a degree.

by V. Lance Tarrance

American pride has become more of a partisan issue under the Trump presidency and could enter into the 2020 campaign.