Diversity Visa (Green Card) Program Statistics

Each year The Kentucky Consular Center in Williamsburg, will notified us about all the winners of the diversity lottery.  The diversity lottery was conducted under the terms of section 203(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act and makes available 50,000 permanent resident visas annually to persons from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States.

Since it is likely that some of the first 50,000 persons registered will not pursue their cases to visa issuance a larger figure will be selected during each fiscal. The following is the statistical breakdown Selected Entrants for most recent DV Programs