The popularity rating of Minitest 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 105491273 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Minitest over at seattlerb/minitest has got 1856 watchers and 320 forks, resulting in a Github score of 3.70 Now, the gem minitest has got 49349242 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Minitest
3.70 watchers & forks * 100% = 3.70%
99.99 top score
49349242 total downloads * 100% = 46.73%
105491273 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 3 Rubyists use Minitest

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