The Baker Hughes North American rig count is up 15 rigs in the June 8 week to 1,174. The U.S. rig count is up 2 rigs from last week to 1,063 and is up 135 rigs from last year at this time. The Canadian count is up 13 rigs from last week to 112 but is down 20 rigs compared to last year.
For the U.S. count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are up 1 at 862, gas rigs are up 1 at 198 and miscellaneous rigs remain unchanged at 2. For the Canadian count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are up 13 at 69 and gas rigs are unchanged at 43.