U.S. RIGS DOWN 2 TO 950
U.S. Rig Count is down 2 rigs from last week to 950, with oil rigs down 1 to 764 and gas rigs down 1 to 186.
U.S. Rig Count is up 488 rigs from last year's count of 462, with oil rigs up 393, gas rigs up 98, and miscellaneous rigs down 3 to 0.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is up 2 rigs from last week to 23 and up 4 rigs year over year.
Canadian Rig Count is up 15 rigs from last week to 206, with oil rigs up 12 to 118 and gas rigs up 3 to 88.
Canadian Rig Count is up 104 rigs from last year's count of 102, with oil rigs up 70, gas rigs up 35, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 0.
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|Gulf Of Mexico||23||2||21||5||18|
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