The popularity rating of Typhoeus 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 104891847 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Typhoeus over at typhoeus/typhoeus has got 2776 watchers and 315 forks, resulting in a Github score of 4.65 Now, the gem typhoeus has got 781600 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Typhoeus
4.65 watchers & forks * 100% = 4.65%
99.99 top score
781600 total downloads * 100% = 0.75%
104891847 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 Typhoeus

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