U.S. RIGS UP 1 TO 1,046
BAKER HUGHES A GE - U.S. Rig Count is up 1 rig from last week to 1,046, with oil rigs unchanged at 844, gas rigs up 1 to 200, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 2.
U.S. Rig Count is up 145 rigs from last year's count of 901, with oil rigs up 124, gas rigs up 20, and miscellaneous rigs up 1 to 2.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 2 rigs to 19 and down 4 rigs year-over-year.
Canada Rig Count is up 4 rigs from last week to 83, with oil rigs up 6 to 38 and gas rigs down 2 to 45.
Canada Rig Count is down 2 rigs from last year's count of 85, with oil rigs up 2 and gas rigs down 4.
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|United States Total||1046||1||1045||145||901|
|Gulf Of Mexico||18||-2||20||-5||23|
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