The Diversity (DV) immigrant category rank CUT-OFFS which will apply in December 2015

For December, immigrant numbers in the DV category are available to qualified DV-2016 applicants chargeable to all regions/eligible countries as follows. When an allocation cut-off number is shown, visas are available only for applicants with DV regional lottery rank numbers BELOW the specified allocation cut-off number:

Region All DV Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed Separately
AFRICA 14,500 Except:
Egypt:     13,000
Ethiopia:  12,200
ASIA 3,600 Except:
Nepal:      2,550
EUROPE 14,000
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS) 3
OCEANIA 525
SOUTH AMERICA,
and the CARIBBEAN
625