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OPEC Oil & Gas Rig Count

OPEC Rig Count
Monthly
Annual


Feb-2017 Jan-2017 Feb-2016 Change Percent Change Percent
OPEC Oil 319 314 322 5 1.6% -3 -0.9%

Gas 82 83 95 -1 -1.2% -13 -13.7%

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

Total 401 397 417 4 1.0% -16 -3.8%
Abu Dhabi Oil 43 44 40 -1 -2.3% 3 7.5%

Gas 4 4 8 0 0.0% -4 -50.0%

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

Total 47 48 48 -1 -2.1% -1 -2.1%
Dubai Oil 2 2 2 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 2 2 2 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Iran Oil 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.
Iraq Oil 40 41 49 -1 -2.4% -9 -18.4%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 40 41 49 -1 -2.4% -9 -18.4%
Kuwait Oil 47 41 35 6 14.6% 12 34.3%

Gas 12 11 8 1 9.1% 4 50.0%

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

Total 59 52 43 7 13.5% 16 37.2%
Qatar Oil 10 10 4 0 0.0% 6 150.0%

Gas 1 0 2 1 N.A. -1 -50.0%

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

Total 11 10 6 1 10.0% 5 83.3%
Saudi Arabia Oil 69 72 69 -3 -4.2% 0 0.0%

Gas 51 52 59 -1 -1.9% -8 -13.6%

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

Total 120 124 128 -4 -3.2% -8 -6.3%
Middle East Oil 211 210 199 1 0.5% 12 6.0%

Gas 68 67 77 1 1.5% -9 -11.7%

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

Total 279 277 276 2 0.7% 3 1.1%
Algeria Oil 37 37 35 0 0.0% 2 5.7%

Gas 13 14 17 -1 -7.1% -4 -23.5%

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

Total 50 51 52 -1 -2.0% -2 -3.8%
Angola Oil 3 5 8 -2 -40.0% -5 -62.5%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 3 5 8 -2 -40.0% -5 -62.5%
Gabon Oil 0 0 1 0 N.A. -1 -100.0%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 0 0 1 0 N.A. -1 -100.0%
Libya Oil 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

Gas 1 1 1 0 0.0% 0 0.0%

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

Total 1 1 1 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Nigeria Oil 7 6 6 1 16.7% 1 16.7%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 7 6 6 1 16.7% 1 16.7%
Africa Oil 47 48 50 -1 -2.1% -3 -6.0%

Gas 14 15 18 -1 -6.7% -4 -22.2%

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

Total 61 63 68 -2 -3.2% -7 -10.3%
Ecuador Oil 7 6 4 1 16.7% 3 75.0%

Gas 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 N.A.

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

Total 7 6 4 1 16.7% 3 75.0%
Venezuela Oil 54 50 69 4 8.0% -15 -21.7%

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

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

Total 54 51 69 3 5.9% -15 -21.7%
South America Oil 61 56 73 5 8.9% -12 -16.4%

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

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

Total 61 57 73 4 7.0% -12 -16.4%




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