The popularity rating of Figaro explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 20812 watchers and 7365 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 46371855 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Figaro over at laserlemon/figaro has got 1123 watchers and 82 forks, resulting in a Github score of 2.66 Now, the gem figaro has got 388958 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Figaro
2.66 watchers & forks * 100% = 2.66%
100.00 top score
388958 total downloads * 100% = 0.84%
46371855 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 50 Rubyists use Figaro

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