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

For October, 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 8,000 Except:
Egypt:    6,000
Ethiopia: 6,000
ASIA 2,100 Except:
Nepal: 1,900
EUROPE 8,500
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS) 2
OCEANIA 300
SOUTH AMERICA,
and the CARIBBEAN
400