The Diversity (DV) immigrant category rank CUT-OFFS which will apply in February 2017

For February, immigrant numbers in the DV category are available to qualified DV-2017 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 28,700 Except:
Egypt:    16,000
Ethiopia: 17,500
ASIA 4,700 Except:
Iran:   3,950
Nepal: 3,150
EUROPE 18,000
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS) 6
OCEANIA 725
SOUTH AMERICA,
and the CARIBBEAN
825