U.S. RIGS DOWN 1 TO 946
BAKER HUGHES A GE - U.S. Rig Count is down 1 rig from last week to 946, with oil rigs up 6 to 765, gas rigs down 7 to 181, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged.
U.S. Rig Count is up 217 rigs from last year's count of 729, with oil rigs up 182, gas rigs up 36, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 0.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 1 rig to 16 and down 6 rigs year-over-year.
Canada Rig Count is up 4 rigs from last week to 342, with oil rigs up 14 to 234 and gas rigs down 10 to 108.
Canada Rig Count is down 1 rig from last year's count of 343, with oil rigs up 37 and gas rigs down 38.
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|Gulf Of Mexico||16||-1||17||-5||21|
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