18,400 in Senegal (2007), decreasing. Population total all countries: 23,670.
Southeast and central along Guinea border, pockets, usually beside Pulaar [fuc] language speakers. Also in Guinea.
Positive attitudes among older people; more neutral attitudes among the young. Also use Pulaar [fuc].
Ethnic autonym: Konyagi. All other ethnic groups consider Wamey too difficult to learn. Traditional religion, Christian.