The popularity rating of Httparty explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25446 watchers and 9999 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 68449057 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Httparty over at jnunemaker/httparty has got 2970 watchers and 440 forks, resulting in a Github score of 6.85 Now, the gem httparty has got 12137754 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Httparty
6.85 watchers & forks * 100% = 6.85%
100.00 top score
12137754 total downloads * 100% = 17.73%
68449057 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 7 Rubyists use Httparty

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