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Nebraska's Producing Crude Oil Wells

Nebraska's Producing Crude Oil Wells
1960 – 2012

(As of December 31 of Each Year)

Year Producing Wells Year Producing Wells Year Producing Wells Year Producing Wells Year Producing Wells Year Producing Wells
1960 1,571 1970 1,244 1980 1,693 1990 1,742 2000 1,179 2010 1,134
1961 1,860 1971 1,191 1981 1,870 1991 1,716 2001 1,161 2011 1,186
1962 1,764 1972 1,143 1982 2,006 1992 1,660 2002 1,119 2012 1,247
1963 1,726 1973 1,107 1983 2,100 1993 1,582 2003 1,124 2013 NA
1964 1,711 1974 1,127 1984 2,095 1994 1,489 2004 1,141 2014 NA
1965 1,611 1975 1,190 1985 2,091 1995 1,446 2005 1,133 2015 NA
1966 1,511 1976 1,291 1986 1,838 1996 1,402 2006 1,134 2016 NA
1967 1,430 1977 1,382 1987 1,852 1997 1,361 2007 1,116 2017 NA
1968 1,403 1978 1,469 1988 1,723 1998 1,160 2008 1,123 2018 NA
1969 1,305 1979 1,551 1989 1,687 1999 1,170 2009 1,077 2019 NA

Sources: "Nebraska Oil Activity Summary." Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, Sidney, NE. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

The tables and graph were updated on September 16, 2013.
Typically, there is one year between updates.