DV-2021 allowed countries name list is now available in the current DV-2021 Instructions (Take note that only the English version is considers as the Official one) . The US State Department did used some special calculation using the Immigration pattern to see which country born people are eligible to participate in this current DV lottery program and which country born people are ineligible to participate in the draw. This details can be seen through the DV Instructions and through their monthly visa bulletin and other media announcements. If your country is not eligible in this dv-2021 visa draw, then wait for the next year Green Card Lottery.
It is necessary for the primary applicant to have a valid International passport to apply in this 2021 Green Card name selection draw. The draw opens today 02/10/2019 for providing and to accept Application forms and will close on 05/11/2019 DV-2021 Allowed Countries.
The Diversity Visa name selection draw is conducted by the American Government through the KCC. This is to maintain the diversity of the people living in their country. So if there are lot of people from a country living in the USA (For example India) then that country born people are not eligible to participate in the current draw. Actually if a country had sent more than 50,000 people within the last 5 years that country born people will not be allowed to participate in this DV draw.
As per the DV-2021 Instructions following countries are NOT allowed to participate in this year draw. All the other country born people are allowed to participate in this year draw.
Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (mainland-born), Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam. Meanwhile persons born in Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, and Taiwan are eligible to participate in this draw.
Are you are born in an ineligible country? If your spouse birth happened in an eligible country, you can claim your spouse birth country and can participate in the draw. If you are selected as a winner and got the American Immigrant visa, it is compulsory that your spouse too must enter in to the USA along with you. Also there are paths for you to apply if your eligible country born parents were in an ineligible country while your birth is happened there. (See the DV-2021 Instructions for more details)