The popularity rating of multi_xml explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 27628 watchers and 11097 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 80681154 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for multi_xml over at sferik/multi_xml has got 93 watchers and 18 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.22 Now, the gem multi_xml has got 16489823 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for multi_xml
0.22 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.22%
100.00 top score
16489823 total downloads * 100% = 20.44%
80681154 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 9 Rubyists use multi_xml

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