2020 Presidential Election Polls

Updated 3:57 PM ET, Fri Oct 16, 2020
National Polling

CNN Poll of Polls As Of 10/16/20

The CNN Poll of Polls tracks the national average in the race for president between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. The poll of polls includes the most recent national telephone polls which meet CNN’s standards for reporting and which measure the views of registered or likely voters. The poll of polls does not have a margin of sampling error.
Polling Average
  
Joe Biden

 
53%
Donald Trump
(Incumbent)
 
42%

View the polls in the CNN Poll of Polls:

Kaiser Family Foundation (10/7-10/12), NPR/PBS/Marist (10/8-10/13), NBC/WSJ (10/9-10/12), ABC/Washington Post (10/6-10/9), Fox News (10/3-10/6), CNN/SSRS (10/1-10/4)

NATIONAL POLLING

Polls shown below track voters’ views nationwide on the 2020 presidential election between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. Polls are only displayed here if they meet CNN’s standards for reporting. It is important to remember that in the U.S., the president is elected by the electoral college, not by the popular vote, and national polls can only approximate the popular vote.

Biden Leading
Trump Leading
Within Margin of Error, No Clear Leader
Kaiser Family Foundation
10/7/20-10/12/20
NPR/PBS/Marist
10/8/20-10/13/20
biden
49%54%
trump
38%43%