U.S. Congress Job Approval (June 2016)

U.S. Congress Job Approval (June 2016)

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categorycolumn-1
Approve strongly2%
Approve somewhat8%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%
Disapprove somewhat24%
Disapprove strongly45%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly3%0%1%
Approve somewhat9%8%7%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%17%13%
Disapprove somewhat17%16%32%
Disapprove strongly49%57%42%
Don't know4%2%5%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly1%0%2%
Approve somewhat6%4%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%19%12%
Disapprove somewhat34%25%35%
Disapprove strongly47%44%36%
Don't know4%8%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%2%6%
Approve somewhat3%16%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%24%14%
Disapprove somewhat17%17%17%
Disapprove strongly62%32%56%
Don't know2%9%1%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly1%2%2%
Approve somewhat8%10%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove9%26%11%
Disapprove somewhat18%19%30%
Disapprove strongly62%37%45%
Don't know2%7%5%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly0%0%7%
Approve somewhat10%7%2%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%12%9%
Disapprove somewhat31%33%26%
Disapprove strongly44%43%50%
Don't know2%5%7%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly1%1%3%
Approve somewhat5%10%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%8%6%
Disapprove somewhat25%16%13%
Disapprove strongly54%64%68%
Don't know1%1%4%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly2%4%0%
Approve somewhat8%9%5%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%10%14%
Disapprove somewhat18%26%31%
Disapprove strongly50%43%51%
Don't know5%8%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly0%6%3%
Approve somewhat6%14%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove11%28%25%
Disapprove somewhat25%19%23%
Disapprove strongly52%27%35%
Don't know5%6%5%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly2%1%
Approve somewhat6%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%20%
Disapprove somewhat22%25%
Disapprove strongly55%37%
Don't know2%8%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly3%1%0%
Approve somewhat12%7%5%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%13%15%
Disapprove somewhat22%24%25%
Disapprove strongly37%50%47%
Don't know6%4%6%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly7%2%0%0%
Approve somewhat15%7%7%4%
Neither approve nor disapprove24%19%15%10%
Disapprove somewhat23%29%20%25%
Disapprove strongly26%38%52%56%
Don't know5%5%5%5%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly0%5%1%1%1%0%
Approve somewhat6%5%9%9%11%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove9%20%12%30%16%13%
Disapprove somewhat17%25%29%18%25%14%
Disapprove strongly46%40%45%40%44%67%
Don't know22%5%4%2%2%0%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly2%2%0%0%
Approve somewhat10%5%4%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove17%18%16%10%
Disapprove somewhat25%26%23%15%
Disapprove strongly38%43%56%62%
Don't know6%5%0%5%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Approve strongly3%1%1%
Approve somewhat10%8%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove22%16%7%
Disapprove somewhat25%27%18%
Disapprove strongly33%46%65%
Don't know7%3%3%

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