The popularity rating of sorted explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25413 watchers and 9985 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 68332263 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for sorted over at mynameisrufus/sorted has got 63 watchers and 23 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.24 Now, the gem sorted has got 45840 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for sorted
0.24 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.24%
100.00 top score
45840 total downloads * 100% = 0.07%
68332263 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 sorted

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