The popularity rating of sanitize_email 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 104840500 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for sanitize_email over at pboling/sanitize_email has got 133 watchers and 26 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.28 Now, the gem sanitize_email has got 117940 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for sanitize_email
0.28 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.28%
99.99 top score
117940 total downloads * 100% = 0.11%
104840500 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 100 Rubyists use sanitize_email

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