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International Oil & Gas Rig Count
January 1995 - November 2017

International Rig Count
Monthly
Annual


Nov-2017 Oct-2017 Nov-2016 Change Percent Change Percent
Total Oil 720 713 681 7 1.0% 39 5.7%

Gas 186 197 193 -11 -5.6% -7 -3.6%

Misc 36 41 51 -5 -12.2% -15 -29.4%

Total 942 951 925 -9 -0.9% 17 1.8%
Europe Oil 52 53 44 -1 -1.9% 8 18.2%

Gas 15 16 19 -1 -6.3% -4 -21.1%

Mis 18 22 34 -4 -18.2% -16 -47.1%

Total 85 91 97 -6 -6.6% -12 -12.4%
Middle East Oil 290 287 288 3 1.0% 2 0.7%

Gas 88 97 92 -9 -9.3% -4 -4.3%

Mis 0 1 0 -1 -100.0% 0 N.A.

Total 378 385 380 -7 -1.8% -2 -0.5%
Africa Oil 59 59 49 0 0.0% 10 20.4%

Gas 19 18 19 1 5.6% 0 0.0%

Mis 7 8 11 -1 -12.5% -4 -36.4%

Total 85 85 79 0 0.0% 6 7.6%
Latin America Oil 159 156 162 3 1.9% -3 -1.9%

Gas 21 20 19 1 5.0% 2 10.5%

Mis 1 1 0 0 0.0% 1 N.A.

Total 181 177 181 4 2.3% 0 0.0%
Asia Pacific Oil 160 158 138 2 1.3% 22 15.9%

Gas 43 46 44 -3 -6.5% -1 -2.3%

Mis 10 9 6 1 11.1% 4 66.7%

Total 213 213 188 0 0.0% 25 13.3%

 

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