Cost of living in São Paulo (Brazil) is about the same as in Akita (Japan)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 6,724 prices entered by 963 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require ¥259,000 in Akita you would need to make just about ¥255,342 (R$ 7,744) in São Paulo.