When asked whether they trust Barack Obama, Americans respond largely along partisan lines.
Democrats: 88% yes, 8% no.
Republicans: 80% no, 15% yes.
Independents: 49% no, 41% yes.
Overall nationally, 47% yes, 47% no.
Women (51% yes) trust Obama more than men (42% yes).
The poll’s demographic crosstabs: Poll Position crosstabs – Obama trust.
Poll Position’s scientific telephone survey of 1,242 registered voters nationwide was conducted Feb. 12, 2012 and has a margin of error of ±3%. Poll results are weighted to be a representative sampling of all American adults.
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