The popularity rating of hike explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 27513 watchers and 11047 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 79699306 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for hike over at sstephenson/hike has got 117 watchers and 18 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.29 Now, the gem hike has got 32065241 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for hike
0.29 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.25%
100.00 top score
32065241 total downloads * 100% = 40.22%
79699306 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 4 Rubyists use hike

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