The popularity rating of soft_deletion 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 soft_deletion over at grosser/soft_deletion has got 31 watchers and 14 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.11 Now, the gem soft_deletion has got 79627 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for soft_deletion
0.11 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.11%
99.99 top score
79627 total downloads * 100% = 0.07%
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 100 Rubyists use soft_deletion

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