The popularity rating of inkwell 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 102332550 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for inkwell over at salkar/inkwell has got 347 watchers and 36 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.56 Now, the gem inkwell has got 14089 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for inkwell
0.56 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.56%
99.99 top score
14089 total downloads * 100% = 0.01%
102332550 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 100 Rubyists use inkwell

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