The popularity rating of Bonsai explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 27488 watchers and 11034 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 79608160 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Bonsai over at benschwarz/bonsai has got 266 watchers and 32 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.52 Now, the gem bonsai has got 48866 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Bonsai
0.52 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.52%
100.00 top score
48866 total downloads * 100% = 0.06%
79608160 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 Bonsai

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