L1 users: 6,000 (2004 R. Burki). Total users in all countries: 6,050.
Federally Administered Tribal Areas province, South Wazirstan agency: Kaniguram, a pocket in Mahsud Pashto area northwest of Dera Ismail Khan.
Kanigurami, Logar. Lexical similarity: 27% with Waneci [wne], 25%–33% with Pashto dialects.
Kanigurami retain the language.
Arabic script, Naskh variant [Arab].