The popularity rating of bourbon explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25992 watchers and 10297 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 71081088 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 5738 watchers and 616 forks, resulting in a Github score of 11.37 Now, the gem bourbon has got 3223526 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for bourbon
11.37 watchers & forks * 100% = 11.37%
100.00 top score
3223526 total downloads * 100% = 4.53%
71081088 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 12 Rubyists use bourbon

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