The popularity rating of RGeo explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 30890 watchers and 12525 forks, resulting in a Github score of 99.99 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 105491273 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for RGeo over at dazuma/rgeo has got 410 watchers and 48 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.12 Now, the gem rgeo has got 1397059 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for RGeo
1.12 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.70%
99.99 top score
1397059 total downloads * 100% = 1.32%
105491273 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 RGeo

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