The popularity rating of roar 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 105354524 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for roar over at apotonick/roar has got 1580 watchers and 124 forks, resulting in a Github score of 2.35 Now, the gem roar has got 473213 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for roar
2.35 watchers & forks * 100% = 2.35%
99.99 top score
473213 total downloads * 100% = 0.45%
105354524 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 roar

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