The Diversity (DV) immigrant category rank CUT-OFFS which will apply in March 2016

For March, 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 18,700
ASIA 4,900 Except:
Nepal:      4,350
EUROPE 20,800
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS) 5
OCEANIA 850
SOUTH AMERICA,
and the CARIBBEAN
800