The popularity rating of protected_attributes explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 26666 watchers and 10642 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 74768526 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for protected_attributes over at rails/protected_attributes has got 125 watchers and 33 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.41 Now, the gem protected_attributes has got 1027367 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for protected_attributes
0.41 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.36%
100.00 top score
1027367 total downloads * 100% = 1.37%
74768526 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 protected_attributes

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