The popularity rating of Gollum explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 30890 watchers and 12525 forks, resulting in a Github score of 99.99 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 111305426 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Gollum over at gollum/gollum has got 6912 watchers and 1169 forks, resulting in a Github score of 13.64 Now, the gem gollum has got 209780 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Gollum
13.64 watchers & forks * 100% = 13.64%
99.99 top score
209780 total downloads * 100% = 0.19%
111305426 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 14 Rubyists use Gollum

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