The popularity rating of paloma explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29665 watchers and 12037 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93396949 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for paloma over at kbparagua/paloma has got 499 watchers and 47 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.82 Now, the gem paloma has got 26143 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for paloma
0.82 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.82%
100.00 top score
26143 total downloads * 100% = 0.03%
93396949 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 100 Rubyists use paloma

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