The popularity rating of rails_autolink explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25941 watchers and 10278 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 70862763 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for rails_autolink over at tenderlove/rails_autolink has got 359 watchers and 72 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.93 Now, the gem rails_autolink has got 1259268 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for rails_autolink
0.93 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.93%
100.00 top score
1259268 total downloads * 100% = 1.78%
70862763 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 rails_autolink

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