The popularity rating of wirb explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 26282 watchers and 10444 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 72645053 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for wirb over at janlelis/wirb has got 58 watchers and 7 forks, resulting in a Github score of 0.12 Now, the gem wirb has got 259391 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for wirb
0.12 watchers & forks * 100% = 0.12%
100.00 top score
259391 total downloads * 100% = 0.36%
72645053 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 wirb

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