CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO
18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350,
AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION 906
OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002
In connection with the
Annual Report of PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (the Company) on Form 10-K for the year ending December 31, 2011 (the Report), as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof, I, J. Bond Clement, Chief
Financial Officer of the Company, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. §1350, as adopted pursuant to §906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that:
1. The Report fully complies with the requirements of section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended; and
2. The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results
of operations of the Company.
/s/ J. Bond Clement
J. Bond Clement
Chief Financial Officer
March 2, 2012
A signed original of this written statement required by Section 906 has been provided to the Company
and will be retained by the Company and furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission or its staff upon request.