The Baker Hughes North American rig count is up 104 in the January 13 week to 974. The U.S. rig count is down 6 to 659 but is up 9 rigs from last year. The Canadian rig count is up 110 from last week to 315, and compared to last year is up 88.
For the U.S. count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are down 7 to 522, gas rigs are up 1 to 136, and miscellaneous rigs are unchanged at 1. Canadian oil rigs are up 89 to 170, gas rigs are up 21 to 144 and miscellaneous rigs are unchanged at 1.