The popularity rating of acts_as_flying_saucer explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25446 watchers and 9999 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 68429831 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for acts_as_flying_saucer over at amardaxini/acts_as_flying_saucer has got 54 watchers and 5 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.10 Now, the gem acts_as_flying_saucer has got 82065 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for acts_as_flying_saucer
0.10 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.10%
100.00 top score
82065 total downloads * 100% = 0.12%
68429831 top score
The average of those two values results in the score:


So, assuming everyone is using the most popular projects,
roughly one out of 100 Rubyists use acts_as_flying_saucer

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