Platts RigData, a forecasting and analytics unit of S&P Global Platts, today announced the U.S. rig count for June 2017 was 1,055, up 29 (3%) from May 2017, and up 584 (124%) from June 2016. This rig count includes U.S. onshore, U.S. inland waters, and U.S. offshore Gulf of Mexico drilling rigs.

 

  • June U.S. land rig count: 1,009, up 33 (3%) from the previous month and up 588 (140%) from June 2016.
  • June U.S. inland waters and Gulf of Mexico rig count: 46, down 4 (-8%) from the previous month and down 4 (-8%) from June 2016.

 

Platts RigData U.S. Rig Counts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 2017

May 2017

Month over Month Change

% Change

 

June 2016

Variance Year over Year (YOY)

YOY % Variance

Colorado

41

37

4

11%

 

15

26

173%

Louisiana

50

47

3

6%

 

22

28

127%

New Mexico

60

56

4

7%

 

21

39

186%

North Dakota

53

45

8

18%

 

26

27

104%

Oklahoma

141

140

1

1%

 

60

81

135%

Texas

500

497

3

1%

 

198

302

153%

Rest of US Land

164

154

10

6%

 

79

85

108%

U.S. Land Subtotal

1009

976

33

3%

 

421

588

140%

U.S. Inland Waters

11

14

-3

-21%

 

10

1

10%

U.S. Gulf of Mexico (GOM)

35

36

-1

-3%

 

40

-5

-13%

U.S. Inland and GOM

46

50

-4

-8%

 

50

-4

-8%

Total U.S. Rig Count

1,055

1,026

29

3%

 

471

584

124%