The popularity rating of ruby-progressbar 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 ruby-progressbar over at jfelchner/ruby-progressbar has got 919 watchers and 94 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.49 Now, the gem ruby-progressbar has got 10705770 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for ruby-progressbar
1.49 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.49%
99.99 top score
10705770 total downloads * 100% = 10.13%
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 16 Rubyists use ruby-progressbar

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