EnergyEconomist.com Weekly Rotary Rig Count
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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

06/22/2018 06/15/2018 06/23/2017 Weekly Annual Weekly Annual
Total U.S. 1,052 1,059 941 (7) 111 -0.7% 11.8%
Offshore 18 20 22 (2) (4) -10.0% -18.2%
Land 1,034 1,039 919 (5) 115 -0.5% 12.5%
Inland Waters 2 4 4 (2) (2) -50.0% -50.0%
Oil 862 863 758 (1) 104 -0.1% 13.7%
Percent 81.9% 81.5% 80.6% 0.4% 1.4%

Gas 188 194 183 (6) 5 -3.1% 2.7%
Percent 17.9% 18.3% 19.4% -0.4% -1.6%

Directional 62 67 72 -5 -10 -7.5% -13.9%
Horizontal 930 932 792 -2 138 -0.2% 17.4%
Vertical 60 60 77 0 -17 0.0% -22.1%
Gulf of Mexico 18 19 21 -1 -3 -5.3% -14.3%
Gulf Oil 15 16 19 -1 -4 -6.3% -21.1%
Percent 83.3% 84.2% 90.5% -0.9% -7.1%

Gulf Gas 3 3 2 0 1 0.0% 50.0%
Percent 16.7% 15.8% 9.5% 0.9% 7.1%

Canada 160 139 170 21 (10) 15.1% -5.9%
Oil 103 87 98 16 5 18.4% 5.1%
Percent 64.4% 62.6% 57.6% 1.8% 6.7%

Gas 57 52 72 5 (15) 9.6% -20.8%
Percent 35.6% 37.4% 42.4% -1.8% -6.7%

North America 1,212 1,198 1,111 14 101 1.2% 9.1%
Prices






Oil $/bbl. $65.58 $66.21 $43.21 ($0.63) $22.37 -1.0% 51.8%
Oil $/mmbtu $11.31 $11.42 $7.45 ($0.11) $3.86 -1.0% 51.8%
Gas $/mmbtu $2.96 $2.95 $2.86 $0.00 $0.09 0.2% 3.2%
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