The popularity rating of mimemagic explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25413 watchers and 9985 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 68332263 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for mimemagic over at minad/mimemagic has got 55 watchers and 13 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.13 Now, the gem mimemagic has got 303455 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for mimemagic
0.13 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.16%
100.00 top score
303455 total downloads * 100% = 0.44%
68332263 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 mimemagic

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