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Presidents and Oil Price
Presidents and Oil Price 2016$ / Barrel

Average High Low
Richard Nixon $17.66 $37.26 $10.79
Gerald Ford $36.40 $29.66 $25.40
Jimmy Carter $49.28 $82.77 $36.54
Ronald Reagan $50.24 $87.75 $21.42
George H. W. Bush $31.91 $54.56 $25.15
Bill Clinton $26.47 $42.03 $13.73
George W. Bush $57.58 $144.75 $21.77
Barak Obama $80.00 $121.92 $28.77
Donald Trump $57.94 $67.36 $44.48
Oil Sector Employment
Oil & Gas Related Employment (1,000s)
Monthly
Annual

Nov 2018 Oct 2018 Nov 2017 Change Percent Change Percent
Oil and Gas Extraction 154.4 153.2 146.0 1.2 0.78% 8.4 5.75%
Support Activities-Oil & Gas Operations 284.8 287.1 243.3 (2.3) -0.80% 41.5 17.06%
Oil and Gas Pipeline Construction 163.8 154.7 128.4 9.1 5.88% 35.4 27.57%
Mining and Oil and Gas Field Machinery 85.4 84.8 73.2 0.6 0.71% 12.2 16.67%
Petroleum Refineries 71.7 71.6 70.5 0.1 0.14% 1.2 1.70%
Petrochemicals 57.7 58.0 58.0 (0.3) -0.52% (0.3) -0.52%
*Seasonally adjusted






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