The popularity rating of apiary explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 30890 watchers and 12525 forks, resulting in a Github score of 99.99 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 105444790 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for apiary over at joshbuddy/apiary has got 103 watchers and 0 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.11 Now, the gem apiary has got 14412 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for apiary
0.11 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.11%
99.99 top score
14412 total downloads * 100% = 0.01%
105444790 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 apiary

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