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Comparative data on fat intake (which is linked to obesity) are available from a publication called Food Balance Sheet from the Food and Agriculture Organization.  Data on non-communicable diseases should be available from the World Health Organization.  I am also aware of studies that link changing diets in the MENA region to increasing rates of incidence of diabetes and heart disease.  Here is one: Musaiger: http://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/1006/10_6_2004_789_793.pdf