The total active US rig count, which includes those drilling for natural gas, fell by twelve to 759 this week, according to Baker Hughes. source: Baker Hughes Company
Total Rigs in the United States averaged 1508.32 from 1950 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 4530.00 in December of 1981 and a record low of 244.00 in August of 2020. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Total Rigs. Baker Hughes Total Rigs - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2023.