EnergyEconomist.com Weekly Rotary Rig Count
For a better long term perspective on North American drilling activity check out the long term graphs on the Rotary Rig Count page.

North American Workover Rig Count

International Rotary Rig Counts

International Rotary Rig Count Table
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Graphic Overview
Short Term - Land/Offshore graphs & table
Long Term - Land/Offshore graphs & table
North American Rig Count
Change
Percent Change

06/17/2022 06/10/2022 06/18/2021 Weekly Annual Weekly Annual
Total U.S. 740 733 470 7 270 1.0% 57.4%
Offshore 16 15 13 1 3 6.7% 23.1%
Land 724 718 457 6 267 0.8% 58.4%
Inland Waters 3 3 1 0 2 0.0% 200.0%
Oil 584 580 373 4 211 0.7% 56.6%
Percent 78.9% 79.1% 79.4% -0.2% -0.4%

Gas 154 151 97 3 57 2.0% 58.8%
Percent 20.8% 20.6% 20.6% 0.2% 0.2%

Miscellaneous 2 2 0 0 2

Percent 0.3% 0.3% 0.0% -0.0% 0.3%

Directional 39 38 25 1 14 2.6% 56.0%
Horizontal 674 668 425 6 249 0.9% 58.6%
Vertical 27 27 20 0 7 0.0% 35.0%
Gulf of Mexico 15 14 13 1 2 7.1% 15.4%
Gulf Oil 15 14 13 1 2 7.1% 15.4%
Percent 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Gulf Gas 0 0 0 0 0 n.a. n.a.
Percent 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Canada 156 141 117 15 39 10.6% 33.3%
Oil 104 94 74 10 30 10.6% 40.5%
Percent 66.7% 66.7% 63.2% 0.0% 3.4%

Gas 52 47 43 5 9 10.6% 20.9%
Percent 33.3% 33.3% 36.8% 0.0% -3.4%

North America 896 874 587 22 309 2.5% 52.6%
Prices






Oil $/bbl. $118.19 $120.44 $71.53 ($2.25) $46.66 -1.9% 65.2%
Oil $/mmbtu $20.38 $20.77 $12.33 ($0.39) $8.04 -1.9% 65.2%
Gas $/mmbtu $7.67 $9.03 $3.25 ($1.35) $4.42 -15.0% 135.7%
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