The popularity rating of Nokogiri 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 104748995 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Nokogiri over at sparklemotion/nokogiri has got 3814 watchers and 539 forks, resulting in a Github score of 6.96 Now, the gem nokogiri has got 71506526 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Nokogiri
6.96 watchers & forks * 100% = 6.96%
99.99 top score
71506526 total downloads * 100% = 68.23%
104748995 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 2 Rubyists use Nokogiri

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