President Trump’s Lowest Aggregate Approval Rating On FiveThirtyEight During First Year: 36.4%

 In Polls   Last Updated: January 21, 2018

According to an analysis of approval rating polls by FiveThirtyEight, President Trump’s lowest approval rating was 36.4% on December 16, 2017.

SOURCE: FiveThirtyEight (See Below Citations)



FiveThirtyEight does not directly conduct polls but uses several methods to analyze and combine all polls, including “a formula that weights polls according to pollster ratings, which are based on pollsters’ historical accuracy in forecasting elections since 1998 and a pair of easily measurable methodological tests“.





Silver, Nate. “How Popular Is Donald Trump?FiveThirtyEight. FiveThirtyEight, 16 Mar. 2017. Web. 18 Mar. 2017.
Silver, Nate. “How We’re Tracking Donald Trump’s Approval Ratings.” FiveThirtyEight. FiveThirtyEight, 02 Mar. 2017. Web. 18 Mar. 2017.

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