The popularity rating of Ruby/Git explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29713 watchers and 12055 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93593135 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Ruby/Git over at schacon/ruby-git has got 865 watchers and 275 forks, resulting in a Github score of 3.14 Now, the gem git has got 2336376 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Ruby/Git
3.14 watchers & forks * 100% = 2.49%
100.00 top score
2336376 total downloads * 100% = 2.50%
93593135 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 33 Rubyists use Ruby/Git

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