June 2021 Rig Counts from Baker Hughes

Source: press release, 2 July 2021

International rig counts from Baker Hughes
Baker Hughes has issued rig counts as a service to the petroleum industry since 1944, when Hughes Tool Company began weekly counts of the US and Canadian drilling activity (photo: Baker Hughes)

Baker Hughes has posted its monthly Interntational Rig Count reports.

International Rig Count is up 8 rigs from last month to 758 with land rigs up 1 to 572, offshore rigs up 7 to 186.

International. Rig Count is down 23 rigs from last year’s count of 781, with land rigs down 15, offshore rigs down 8.

The average U.S. Rig Count for June was 464 up 11 from last month’s count of 453 and up 190 year-over-year.

The average Canada Rig Count for June was 103 up 44 from last month’s count of 59 and up 85 year-over-year.

The Worldwide Rig Count for June was 1,325, up 63 from the 1,262 counted in May 2021, and up 252 from the 1,073 counted in June 2020.

Additional detailed information on the Baker Hughes rig counts is available here.