The Baker Hughes North American rig count is up 15 in the February 3 week to 1,072. The U.S. rig count is up 17 to 729 and is up 158 rigs from last year. The Canadian count is down 2 from last week to 343, and compared to last year is up 101.
For the U.S. count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are up 17 to 583, gas rigs are unchanged at 145 and miscellaneous rigs are unchanged at 1. Canadian oil rigs down 3 to 197, gas rigs are up 1 to 146 and miscellaneous rigs remain at 0.