Job approval ratings of U.S. presidents at midterm elections 1946-2018

Job approval ratings of U.S. presidents at the midterm elections from 1946 to 2018

Job approval ratings of U.S. presidents at midterm elections 1946-2018 This statistic shows the job approval ratings of United States presidents at the midterm elections from 1946 to 2018. During the 1946 midterm elections, President Truman had the lowest job approval rating at 33 percent. President Clinton had the highest job approval rating at 66 percent during the 1998 midterm election.
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Job approval ratings of U.S. presidents at the midterm elections from 1946 to 2018

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Percent job approval
2018 - Trump (R)41%
2014 - Obama (D)44%
2010 - Obama (D)45%
2006 - G.W. Bush (R)38%
2002 - G.W. Bush (R)63%
1998 - Clinton (D)66%
1994 - Clinton (D)46%
1990 - G.H.W. Bush (R)58%
1986 - Reagan (R)63%
1982 - Reagan (R)42%
1978 - Carter (D)49%
1974 - Ford (R)*54%
1970 - Nixon (R)58%
1966 - Johnson (D)44%
1962 - Kennedy (D)61%
1958 - Eisenhower (R)57%
1954 - Eisenhower (R)61%
1950 - Truman (D)39%
1946 - Truman (D)33%
Percent job approval
2018 - Trump (R)41%
2014 - Obama (D)44%
2010 - Obama (D)45%
2006 - G.W. Bush (R)38%
2002 - G.W. Bush (R)63%
1998 - Clinton (D)66%
1994 - Clinton (D)46%
1990 - G.H.W. Bush (R)58%
1986 - Reagan (R)63%
1982 - Reagan (R)42%
1978 - Carter (D)49%
1974 - Ford (R)*54%
1970 - Nixon (R)58%
1966 - Johnson (D)44%
1962 - Kennedy (D)61%
1958 - Eisenhower (R)57%
1954 - Eisenhower (R)61%
1950 - Truman (D)39%
1946 - Truman (D)33%
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This statistic shows the job approval ratings of United States presidents at the midterm elections from 1946 to 2018. During the 1946 midterm elections, President Truman had the lowest job approval rating at 33 percent. President Clinton had the highest job approval rating at 66 percent during the 1998 midterm election.
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