The popularity rating of pg_search explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25745 watchers and 10136 forks, resulting in a Github score of 99.99 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 69965128 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 1014 watchers and 130 forks, resulting in a Github score of 2.17 Now, the gem pg_search has got 419003 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for pg_search
2.17 watchers & forks * 100% = 2.18%
99.99 top score
419003 total downloads * 100% = 0.60%
69965128 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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