The popularity rating of Sass 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 111305426 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Sass over at nex3/sass has got 3833 watchers and 694 forks, resulting in a Github score of 11.62 Now, the gem sass has got 64223024 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Sass
11.62 watchers & forks * 100% = 7.81%
99.99 top score
64223024 total downloads * 100% = 57.70%
111305426 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 3 Rubyists use Sass

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