Number of days American presidents have been in office until their disapproval rating reached 51 percent from Truman to Trump
U.S. president's days in office until 51% public disapproval from Truman to Trump
This statistic shows the number of days American presidents have spent in office until their public disapproval reached 51 percent from President Truman to President Trump. As of January 28, 2017, President Trump spent only eight days in office until he reached a disapproval rating of 51 percent.
Number of days American presidents have been in office until their disapproval rating reached 51 percent from Truman to Trump
Number of days in office
Donald Trump (current)8
Barack Obama (2009-2017)936
George W. Bush (2001-2009)1,205
Bill Clinton (1993-2001)573
George H.W. Bush (1989-1993)1,136
Ronald Reagan (1981-1989)727
Jimmy Carter (1977-1981)851
Gerald Ford (1974-1977)*-
Richard Nixon (1969-1974)1,659
Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969)1,575
John F. Kennedy (1961-1963)*-
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961)*-
Harry S. Truman (1945-1953)588
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Source

Release date

January 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

1945 to 2017

Number of respondents

approx. 1,500 per day

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

* Gerald Ford, John F. Kennedy and Dwight D. Eisenhower never reached a disapproval rating of 51 percent or more.
Data for former presidents has been taken from here.

U.S. president's days in office until 51% public disapproval from Truman to Trump
This statistic shows the number of days American presidents have spent in office until their public disapproval reached 51 percent from President Truman to President Trump. As of January 28, 2017, President Trump spent only eight days in office until he reached a disapproval rating of 51 percent.
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