The popularity rating of kramdown 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 104891847 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for kramdown over at gettalong/kramdown has got 883 watchers and 141 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.70 Now, the gem kramdown has got 4931713 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for kramdown
1.70 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.70%
99.99 top score
4931713 total downloads * 100% = 4.70%
104891847 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 25 Rubyists use kramdown

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