18,400 in Senegal (2007), decreasing. Population total all countries: 23,670.
Kedougou region; a few in Tambacounda region; scattered along Guinea border.
Positive attitudes among older people; more neutral attitudes among the young. 18,400 also use Pulaar [fuc].
Latin script [Latn].
Ethnic autonym: Konyagi. All other ethnic groups consider Wamey too difficult to learn. Traditional religion, Christian.