US Congress Job Approval (June 2017)

US Congress Job Approval (June 2017)

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categoryTotal
Approve strongly2%
Approve somewhat13%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%
Disapprove somewhat24%
Disapprove strongly43%
Don't know4%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly1%0%2%
Approve somewhat3%9%23%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%19%19%
Disapprove somewhat19%25%27%
Disapprove strongly59%44%27%
Don't know5%3%3%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%0%3%
Approve somewhat1%6%3%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%24%9%
Disapprove somewhat25%20%16%
Disapprove strongly65%42%65%
Don't know2%8%5%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly0%2%4%
Approve somewhat16%16%33%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%27%16%
Disapprove somewhat31%24%25%
Disapprove strongly37%28%19%
Don't know1%3%4%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly1%1%2%
Approve somewhat3%12%20%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%23%16%
Disapprove somewhat19%22%27%
Disapprove strongly65%35%32%
Don't know3%7%3%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly0%0%2%
Approve somewhat7%1%2%
Neither approve nor disapprove11%15%2%
Disapprove somewhat29%12%16%
Disapprove strongly50%70%75%
Don't know3%2%4%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly1%1%5%
Approve somewhat16%18%24%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%19%12%
Disapprove somewhat30%30%23%
Disapprove strongly36%28%34%
Don't know2%3%2%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly1%3%1%
Approve somewhat3%29%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%24%15%
Disapprove somewhat19%20%33%
Disapprove strongly65%21%32%
Don't know4%3%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly1%3%2%
Approve somewhat17%3%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%17%21%
Disapprove somewhat25%25%21%
Disapprove strongly41%46%42%
Don't know2%7%5%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly1%2%
Approve somewhat13%13%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%18%
Disapprove somewhat25%23%
Disapprove strongly47%39%
Don't know2%5%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly3%1%1%
Approve somewhat11%11%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove17%14%16%
Disapprove somewhat22%24%25%
Disapprove strongly43%46%35%
Don't know6%3%2%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly1%2%1%1%
Approve somewhat10%10%15%15%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%19%13%12%
Disapprove somewhat24%25%22%24%
Disapprove strongly39%36%47%47%
Don't know6%7%2%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly1%2%0%3%2%1%
Approve somewhat8%16%12%12%13%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove23%14%19%19%13%10%
Disapprove somewhat26%23%23%25%25%23%
Disapprove strongly35%37%42%37%46%55%
Don't know7%7%3%4%1%0%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly3%0%0%1%
Approve somewhat18%15%3%4%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%23%12%6%
Disapprove somewhat24%24%29%18%
Disapprove strongly35%35%51%69%
Don't know4%3%5%2%

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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 strongly5%1%0%
Approve somewhat20%14%4%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%19%6%
Disapprove somewhat23%26%22%
Disapprove strongly32%38%65%
Don't know5%2%3%

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