U.S. RIGS DOWN 1 TO 930
U.S. Rig Count is down 1 rig from last week to 930, with oil rigs down 4 to 747, gas rigs up 3 to 183, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged.
U.S. Rig Count is up 293 rigs from last year's count of 637, with oil rigs up 237, gas rigs up 57, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 1.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 1 rig from last week to 19 and down 3 rigs year-over-year.
Canada Rig Count is up 19 rigs from last week to 238, with oil rigs up 22 to 134 and gas rigs down 3 to 104.
Canada Rig Count is up 4 rigs from last year's count of 234, with oil rigs up 18, gas rigs down 12, and miscellaneous rigs down 2 to 0.
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|United States Total||930||-1||931||293||637|
|Gulf Of Mexico||19||-1||20||-3||22|
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