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International Oil & Gas Rig Count
January 1995 - July 2017

International Rig Count
Monthly
Annual


Jul-2017 Jun-2017 Jul-2016 Change Percent Change Percent
Total Oil 723 727 680 -4 -0.6% 43 6.3%

Gas 201 198 201 3 1.5% 0 0.0%

Misc 35 35 57 0 0.0% -22 -38.6%

Total 959 960 938 -1 -0.1% 21 2.2%
Europe Oil 46 51 49 -5 -9.8% -3 -6.1%

Gas 18 20 12 -2 -10.0% 6 50.0%

Mis 18 20 33 -2 -10.0% -15 -45.5%

Total 82 91 94 -9 -9.9% -12 -12.8%
Middle East Oil 299 298 288 1 0.3% 11 3.8%

Gas 98 99 102 -1 -1.0% -4 -3.9%

Mis 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

Total 397 397 390 0 0.0% 7 1.8%
Africa Oil 60 62 50 -2 -3.2% 10 20.0%

Gas 22 17 22 5 29.4% 0 0.0%

Mis 7 7 10 0 0.0% -3 -30.0%

Total 89 86 82 3 3.5% 7 8.5%
Latin America Oil 177 176 158 1 0.6% 19 12.0%

Gas 19 16 22 3 18.8% -3 -13.6%

Mis 0 0 6 0 N.A. -6 -100.0%

Total 196 192 186 4 2.1% 10 5.4%
Asia Pacific Oil 141 140 135 1 0.7% 6 4.4%

Gas 44 46 43 -2 -4.3% 1 2.3%

Mis 10 8 8 2 25.0% 2 25.0%

Total 195 194 186 1 0.5% 9 4.8%

 

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