FOX News, together with Opinion Dynamics Corporation, conducts telephone polls on a regular basis to capture public opinion about current issues. The poll usually contains a question concerning the president's approval rating, highlighted below.

All Men Women Dem Rep Ind
Most recent (7-8 Jan 04) 58% 61 55 29 86 57
Highest (14-15 Nov 01) 88% 90 87 77 98 90
Lowest (23-24 Sep 03) 50% 51 49 22 87 43
Average to date 66% 69 65 44 91 62
   2003 Average 59% 63 57 32 90 54
   2002 Average 72% 74 71 53 93 69
   2001 Average 69% 70 67 48 91 65
Before Iraq war (11-12 Mar 03) 60% 63 58 34 91 51
During Iraq war (8-9 Apr 03) 71% 76 67 45 94 64
Before 9/11 (22-23 Aug 01) 55% 59 50 27 88 50
After 9/11  (19-20 Sep 01) 81% 85 77 67 96 80
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