The popularity rating of watir-webdriver 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 104695553 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for watir-webdriver over at watir/watir-webdriver has got 611 watchers and 132 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.36 Now, the gem watir-webdriver has got 1675320 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for watir-webdriver
1.36 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.36%
99.99 top score
1675320 total downloads * 100% = 1.60%
104695553 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 50 Rubyists use watir-webdriver

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