Highest and lowest job approval ratings for U.S. presidents from 1953-2015

Highest and lowest job approval ratings for U.S. presidents from 1953 to 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 16, 2014
Highest and lowest job approval ratings for U.S. presidents from 1953-2015 This survey shows the highest and lowest job approval ratings of U.S. presidents from 1953 to 2015. John F. Kennedy's lowest job approval rating stood at 56 percent. That was surveyed on September 1963.
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Highest and lowest job approval ratings for U.S. presidents from 1953 to 2015

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Highest approvalLowest approval
Barack Obama64%41%
George W. Bush86%22%
Bill Clinton71%38%
George H.W. Bush89%29%
Ronald Reagan68%35%
Jimmy Carter75%28%
Gerald Ford71%37%
Richard Nixon68%24%
Lyndon Johnson79%35%
John F. Kennedy83%56%
Dwight D. Eisenhower79%48%
Highest approvalLowest approval
Barack Obama64%41%
George W. Bush86%22%
Bill Clinton71%38%
George H.W. Bush89%29%
Ronald Reagan68%35%
Jimmy Carter75%28%
Gerald Ford71%37%
Richard Nixon68%24%
Lyndon Johnson79%35%
John F. Kennedy83%56%
Dwight D. Eisenhower79%48%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 16, 2014
This survey shows the highest and lowest job approval ratings of U.S. presidents from 1953 to 2015. John F. Kennedy's lowest job approval rating stood at 56 percent. That was surveyed on September 1963.
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