The popularity rating of Puppet explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25446 watchers and 9999 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 68449057 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Puppet over at puppetlabs/puppet has got 3092 watchers and 1315 forks, resulting in a Github score of 12.81 Now, the gem puppet has got 3114464 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Puppet
12.81 watchers & forks * 100% = 12.81%
100.00 top score
3114464 total downloads * 100% = 4.55%
68449057 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 11 Rubyists use Puppet

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