According to the poll, 42 percent of respondents hold a favourable view of Melania Trump as FLOTUS, 47 percent hold a negative view of her, and 12 percent are either unsure or never head of her.
Melania Trump enjoyed the highest rating in May 2018, when 57 percent had a favourable view of her and only 27 percent disapproved of her.
FLOTUS' rating is higher than outgoing President Donald Trump's who is approved by 34 percent and disapproved by 62 percent, according to the latest CNN poll. Moreover, Melania Trump enjoyed higher popularity than current Vice President Mike Pence, who is disapproved by 49 percent of respondents, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who is disapproved by 52 percent of Americans.
The poll was conducted by the SRSS research company for CNN from January 9-14 among 1,003 respondents over the telephone. The margin of error does not exceed 3.7 percent.