The findings are from a BBC World Service poll of over 20 thousand people in 21 countries.
It shows that an average of 50 percent favored President Barack Obama and 9 percent favored Mitt Romney.
France was the most pro-Obama country at a 72 percent.
Pakistan was the only pro-Romney country.
Here at home a recent CNN/ORC International poll of people who watched the debate showed 48 percent favored Obama and 40 percent favored Romney.
That poll had an error range of plus or minus 4.5%.