Line chart showing share of registered voters who say the economy is getting worse, from Jan. 1, 2015, to Dec. 27, 2021, by party. After Biden's inauguration, there was an increase in the share of Republicans and a decrease in the share of Democrats who believed the economy was getting worse. As of Dec. 27, 2021, 92 percent of Republicans and 20 percent of Democrats believe the economy is worsening.