Cost of living in Contagem (Brazil) is 40% more expensive than in Zapopan (Mexico)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 498 prices entered by 25 different people.
For example, you would need at least Mex$ 68,765 (R$ 11,926) in Contagem to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Mex$ 49,000 in Zapopan.