Obama Job Approval (October 2010)

Obama Job Approval (October 2010)

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categorycolumn-1
Approve strongly14%
Approve somewhat21%
Neither approve nor disapprove4%
Disapprove somewhat6%
Disapprove strongly53%
Don't know1%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly35%6%1%
Approve somewhat48%21%3%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%16%2%
Disapprove somewhat7%5%5%
Disapprove strongly5%52%88%
Don't know1%0%1%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly0%1%1%
Approve somewhat0%12%0%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%3%2%
Disapprove somewhat5%15%2%
Disapprove strongly93%67%95%
Don't know0%2%1%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly47%18%41%
Approve somewhat44%49%48%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%11%2%
Disapprove somewhat0%10%7%
Disapprove strongly5%11%2%
Don't know0%1%1%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly31%22%3%
Approve somewhat53%35%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%7%3%
Disapprove somewhat5%14%4%
Disapprove strongly5%21%82%
Don't know1%1%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly7%3%2%
Approve somewhat17%3%0%
Neither approve nor disapprove4%2%4%
Disapprove somewhat10%3%1%
Disapprove strongly60%90%92%
Don't know3%0%2%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly23%36%53%
Approve somewhat53%59%34%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%0%6%
Disapprove somewhat7%1%0%
Disapprove strongly6%3%7%
Don't know2%0%0%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly37%1%0%
Approve somewhat48%8%1%
Neither approve nor disapprove6%3%2%
Disapprove somewhat6%7%2%
Disapprove strongly2%81%96%
Don't know1%0%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly9%36%14%
Approve somewhat15%45%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%10%8%
Disapprove somewhat6%0%9%
Disapprove strongly66%9%39%
Don't know1%0%3%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly12%15%
Approve somewhat17%25%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%7%
Disapprove somewhat6%6%
Disapprove strongly63%45%
Don't know0%2%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly12%14%14%
Approve somewhat32%19%12%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%4%3%
Disapprove somewhat7%6%4%
Disapprove strongly42%54%65%
Don't know0%2%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly8%12%13%9%16%27%
Approve somewhat20%21%20%16%28%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove0%6%3%5%3%1%
Disapprove somewhat8%6%7%3%3%11%
Disapprove strongly47%54%56%64%48%40%
Don't know17%0%1%3%1%0%

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