The popularity rating of spreadsheet 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 102351836 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for spreadsheet over at zdavatz/spreadsheet has got 607 watchers and 151 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.46 Now, the gem spreadsheet has got 3590853 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for spreadsheet
1.46 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.46%
99.99 top score
3590853 total downloads * 100% = 3.51%
102351836 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 33 Rubyists use spreadsheet

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