The popularity rating of yajl-ruby 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 102480074 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for yajl-ruby over at brianmario/yajl-ruby has got 1155 watchers and 140 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.98 Now, the gem yajl-ruby has got 14705865 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for yajl-ruby
1.98 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.98%
99.99 top score
14705865 total downloads * 100% = 14.35%
102480074 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 11 Rubyists use yajl-ruby

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