L1 users: 21,000 (2015 J. Leclerc), decreasing. Total users in all countries: 26,270.
Kedougou region; a few in Tambacounda region; scattered along Guinea border.
Mixed attitudes, from positive among older people to more neutral among the young. Most also use Pulaar [fuc].
Latin script [Latn].
All other ethnic groups consider Wamey too difficult to learn. Traditional religion, Christian.