The popularity rating of nifty-generators explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25062 watchers and 9780 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 66212537 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for nifty-generators over at ryanb/nifty-generators has got 2033 watchers and 315 forks, resulting in a Github score of 5.06 Now, the gem nifty-generators has got 441504 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for nifty-generators
5.06 watchers & forks * 100% = 4.88%
100.00 top score
441504 total downloads * 100% = 0.67%
66212537 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 33 Rubyists use nifty-generators

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