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

For January, 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 25,800 Except:
Egypt:    12,700
Ethiopia: 14,700
ASIA 4,000 Except:
Iran:   3,600
Nepal: 2,750
EUROPE 15,900
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS) 6
OCEANIA 650
SOUTH AMERICA,
and the CARIBBEAN
775