The popularity rating of Nokogiri explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25840 watchers and 10229 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 70389658 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 3231 watchers and 443 forks, resulting in a Github score of 7.07 Now, the gem nokogiri has got 38275693 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Nokogiri
7.07 watchers & forks * 100% = 7.07%
100.00 top score
38275693 total downloads * 100% = 54.37%
70389658 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 Nokogiri

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