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International Oil & Gas Rig Count
January 1995 - March 2017

International Rig Count Change
Percent Change


March 2017 February 2017 March 2017 Monthly Annual Monthly Annual
International Oil 709 695 719 14 -10 2.0% -1.4%

Gas 190 194 218 -4 -28 -2.1% -12.8%

Misc. 44 52 48 -8 -4 -15.4% -8.3%

Total 943 941 985 2 -42 0.2% -4.3%
Europe Oil 51 54 52 -3 -1 -5.6% -1.9%

Gas 19 23 17 -4 2 -17.4% 11.8%

Misc. 24 30 27 -6 -3 -20.0% -11.1%

Total 94 107 96 -13 -2 -12.1% -2.1%
Middle East Oil 298 293 286 5 12 1.7% 4.2%

Gas 88 89 111 -1 -23 -1.1% -20.7%

Misc. 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A.

Total 386 382 397 4 -11 1.0% -2.8%
Africa Oil 54 52 61 2 -7 3.8% -11.5%

Gas 16 15 19 1 -3 6.7% -15.8%

Misc. 10 10 11 0 -1 0.0% -9.1%

Total 80 77 91 3 -11 3.9% -12.1%
Latin America Oil 168 160 195 8 -27 5.0% -13.8%

Gas 17 19 20 -2 -3 -10.5% -15.0%

Misc. 0 0 3 0 -3 N.A. -100.0%

Total 185 179 218 6 -33 3.4% -15.1%
Asian Pacific Oil 138 136 125 2 13 1.5% 10.4%

Gas 50 48 51 2 -1 4.2% -2.0%

Misc. 10 12 7 -2 3 -16.7% 42.9%

Total 198 196 183 2 15 1.0% 8.2%
 

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