The popularity rating of refinerycms-images explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29665 watchers and 12037 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93396949 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for refinerycms-images over at refinery/refinerycms has got 3274 watchers and 1236 forks, resulting in a Github score of 10.51 Now, the gem refinerycms-images has got 253021 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for refinerycms-images
10.51 watchers & forks * 100% = 10.51%
100.00 top score
253021 total downloads * 100% = 0.27%
93396949 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 16 Rubyists use refinerycms-images

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