The popularity rating of high_voltage explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25858 watchers and 10235 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 70415126 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for high_voltage over at thoughtbot/high_voltage has got 1913 watchers and 116 forks, resulting in a Github score of 3.24 Now, the gem high_voltage has got 520662 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for high_voltage
3.24 watchers & forks * 100% = 3.24%
100.00 top score
520662 total downloads * 100% = 0.74%
70415126 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 high_voltage

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