The combined oil and gas rig count in the US fell by 19 to 916 as gas rigs fell by three to 162.
In Canada, the number of oil rigs in operation fell by six to 95, and gas rigs were up by three to 44 during the week in review.
As a result, the North American total slumped by 22 to 1,055 versus 1,273 a year ago, the data showed.
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