The popularity rating of pg_search explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29674 watchers and 12037 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93420454 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for pg_search over at Casecommons/pg_search has got 1384 watchers and 165 forks, resulting in a Github score of 2.46 Now, the gem pg_search has got 673686 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for pg_search
2.46 watchers & forks * 100% = 2.46%
100.00 top score
673686 total downloads * 100% = 0.72%
93420454 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 50 Rubyists use pg_search

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