The sample for all Fox polls is approx 900 registered voters with a margin of error of ±3 percentage pts. unless otherwise noted. LV = likely voters ±4 percentage points.

1. Considering how things are today, would you say that the U.S. is generally headed in the right direction, or is it off on the wrong track?

  Right direction Wrong track DK
12-13 Dec 01 75% 12 13
19-20 Sep 01 71% 12 17
11-12 Jul 01 51% 34 15
18-19 Apr 01 52% 29 19
21-22 Feb 01 51% 29 20
10-11 Jan 01 53% 28 19
29-30 Nov 00 51% 34 15
LV 1-2 Nov 00 60% 29 11
LV 18-19 Oct 00 58% 32 10
LV 20-21 Sep 00 60% 30 10
23-24 Aug 00 60% 28 12
9-10 Aug 00 53% 33 14
26-27 Jul 00 54% 34 12
12-13 Jul 00 55% 33 12
24-25 May 00 53% 35 12
5-6 Apr 00 51% 35 14
8-9 Mar 00 51% 34 15
26-27 Jan 00 58% 27 15
17-18 Nov 99 49% 35 16
20-21 Oct 99 47% 40 13
22-23 Sep 99 51% 36 13
25-26 Aug 99 48% 37 15
14-15 Jul 99 49% 38 13
2-3 Jun 99 42% 45 13
19-20 May 99 43% 42 15
5-6 May 99 45% 40 15
21-22 Apr 99 44% 42 14
7-8 Apr 99 50% 36 14
24-25 Mar 99 51% 35 14
10-11 Mar 99 51% 37 12
24-25 Feb 99 51% 36 13
11-12 Feb 99 52% 33 15
27-28 Jan 99 54% 33 13
13-14 Jan 99 50% 36 14
17 Dec 98 50% 36 14 (±4%)
2-3 Dec 98 50% 32 18 (±4.5%)
11-12 Nov 98 49% 36 15
28-29 Oct 98 56% 33 11
7-8 Oct 98 51% 38 11
16-17 Sep 98 56% 34 10
9-10 Sep 98 54% 32 14
12-13 Aug 98 50% 35 15
29-30 Jul 98 50% 32 18
15-16 Jul 98 46% 37 17
30 Jun-1 Jul 98 49% 35 16
17-18 Jun 98 51% 33 16
3-4 Jun 98 51% 34 15
20-21 May 98 48% 38 14
6-7 May 98 53% 32 15
22-23 Apr 98 56% 30 14
7-8 Apr 98 56% 32 12
25-26 Mar 98 52% 34 14
10-11 Mar 98 53% 33 14
25-26 Feb 98 58% 28 14
11-12 Feb 98 58% 28 14
28 Jan 98 64% 24 12 (±3.7%)
21-22 Jan 98 48% 35 17
7-8 Jan 98 53% 31 16
10-11 Dec 97 45% 37 18
12-13 Nov 97 49% 31 20
29-30 Oct 97 47% 32 21
15-16 Oct 97 47% 34 19
1-2 Oct 97 45% 34 21
8-9 Jan 97 44% 38 18

2. Considering just the moral climate of the U.S. today, would you say that the U.S. is generally headed in the right direction, or is it off on the wrong track?

  Right track Wrong direction DK
12-13 Dec 01 59% 29 12
19-20 Sep 01 64% 23 13
11-12 Jul 01 33% 56 11
18-19 Apr 01 32% 55 13
21-22 Feb 01 31% 55 14
10-11 Jan 01 31% 55 14
29-30 Nov 00 31% 55 14
LV 1-2 Nov 00 35% 54 11
LV 18-19 Oct 00 28% 64 8
LV 20-21 Sep 00 30% 61 9
23-24 Aug 00 29% 61 10
12-13 Jul 00 31% 62 7
26-27 Apr 00 34% 55 11
26-27 Jan 00 28% 63 9