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Crude Oil and Natural Gas Drilling Activity
Period:
Data Series
Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 View
History
Rotary Rigs in Operation
989 1,011 1,046 1,056 1,050 1,050 1973-2018
By Site
             
Onshore
976 995 1,026 1,037 1,032 1,031 1973-2018
Offshore
13 16 20 19 18 19 1973-2018
By Type
             
Crude Oil
799 817 845 861 861 864 1973-2018
Natural Gas
188 193 198 193 187 184 1973-2018
Active Well Service Rig Count
1,246 1,276 1,293 1,321 1,326 NA 1973-2018
- = No Data Reported;  -- = Not Applicable;  NA = Not Available;  W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Notes: Rotary rigs in operation are reported weekly. Monthly data are averages of 4- or 5-week reporting periods, not calendar months. Annual data are averages over 52 or 53 weeks, not calendar year. Published data are rounded to the nearest whole number. Geographic coverage is the 50 States and the District of Columbia.  See Definitions, Sources, and Notes link above for more information on this table.
Release Date: 10/01/2018
Next Release Date: 10/31/2018