The popularity rating of bourbon explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29612 watchers and 12022 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93082015 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for bourbon over at thoughtbot/bourbon has got 6946 watchers and 768 forks, resulting in a Github score of 12.03 Now, the gem bourbon has got 4557135 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for bourbon
12.03 watchers & forks * 100% = 12.02%
100.00 top score
4557135 total downloads * 100% = 4.90%
93082015 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 11 Rubyists use bourbon

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